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Vol. 1 No. 1 (1964)

Family Armorial Bearings [of an early Tacquet]; BYLAWS, of The American Pioneers; Family Branches located up to 1964; History and Descendants of John & Lewis Tackitt [siblings born ca 1770's, VA - Lewis, to Pope Co., AR], part 1; Misc. Family Records.

Vol. 1 No. 2 (1964)

The Mountain Meadows Massacre (Tackitts involved). For some additional information on this subject, see the URL by Fred Harrison; Descendants of John & Lewis Tackitt, part 2; Mose Tackitt ("Family Tradition" re parentage of Wm. Tackitt Sr., b 1779, Pike Co., KY); Misc. Family Records (Includes Last Will of William Tackett Sr., ca1722-1782, of Prince Wm. Co., VA.

Vol. 1 No. 3 (1964)

Relationship Key (method used by the Fam. Assoc.); Family Branches located to date, con't; Genealogical Dictionary; Family of Andrew James Tackett (1852-1933), of Campbell Co., TN and Mt. Vernon, AR ; Descendants of John & Lewis Tackitt, part 3; Depositories for The American Pioneer; The Three Dogies, an autobiographical sketch by Henry Elonzo Tackitt (s/o Tolbert Pierce Tackitt) part 1 (Hunt Co., TX).

Vol. 1 No. 4 (1964)

Family Members born around 1780 or before; Mountain Meadows Massacre, con't.; Descendants of John & Lewis Tackitt, part 4; The Three Dogies, part 2.

Vol. 2 No. 1 (1965)

Recent Events (Includes Obit of Charles James Tackett, 1907-1964, of Huttonsville, WV; Census Report: AR; Allen Jackson Tackitt (1826-1895) of CA (a brief sketch); The Three Dogies, part 3; Descendants of John & Lewis Tackitt, part 5.

Vol. 2 No. 2 (1965)

The Three Dogies, part 4; Census records: 1850, 1860 & 1870 Morgan Co., IN and 1830 Knox, Rutherford, Wayne & Marion, Davidson, Fentress, Hardeman, Montgomery, Tipton & Campbell Co., TN & 1840 Marion & Wayne Co., TN ; Descendants of John & Lewis Tackitt, part 6; Birth Records: Floyd & Johnson Co., KY.

Vol. 2 No. 3 (1965)

Descendants of John & Lewis Tackitt, part 7; Misc. Records; Census Records: KY & SC; The Three Dogies, part 5; Descendants of Seaborn Tackitt (1819-1849), s/o Lancaster Tackitt, AL/MS, part 1

Vol. 2 No. 4 (1965)

Descendants of John & Lewis Tackitt, part 8; Misc. Family Records (many from early VA); The Three Dogies, conclusion.

Vol. 3 No. 1 (1966)

Descendants of Seaborn Tackitt, conclusion; Misc. Family Records (many from early VA; article on Charles Tackett, who marr. the d/o Sioux Indian Chief Spotted Tail of Rosebud, SD); Land Records: Greenville & Spartansburg Co., SC, late 1700's.

Vol. 3 No. 2 (1966)

Stories out of the Past: Capture of Mrs. James Tackett, ca 1770's in VA; Census Records: IN (1830 Wayne Co. & 1880 Morgan Co.), NC (1810 Beaufort, Burke, Cabarrus, Mecklenburg & Rowan Co. and 1820 Cabarrus, Iredell, Rowan, Beaufort, Rockingham, Lincoln, Graven & Mecklenburg Co. and 1850 Davie & Forsyth Co.), MS (1820 Claiborne Co.), AL (1850 Franklin Co.) and AR (1840 Pope Co. & 1850 Pope, Madison & Johnson Co., 1860 Johnson Co. and 1880 Pope Co.; Misc. AR records (from Pope & Arkansas Co.); Book Review: Huguenot Emigration to Virginia; Mountain Meadows Massacre (In UT) (addendum); Member Queries: re John S. Tackett who marr. Mary Aminda Wagner Scott in 1858 Johnson Co., MO; re Cynthia Tackett, adopted by Jonathan & Mary Whitson Roberts from Cane Creek, SC to Butler Co., OH. Cynthia marr. John Whitson 1812 in OH

Vol. 3 No. 3 (1966)

Recent Events; (Includes Obit of Cora Elkins Tackett, 1882-1966, widow of Franklin Tackett, of Pike Co., KY; Obit of Spurlock Tackett, 1879-1966, s/o George Tackett, of Pike Co., KY & Obit of George W. Tackett, 1885-1966, s/o William Tackett of Magoffin Co., KY); Stories out of the Past: "Keziah Tackett and the Panther" (Kanawha Co., VA) and "Interesting Incidents in the Life of Lewis Tackett IV," by Mae Eliz: Lang; Census Records: (1850 Johnson & Jefferson Co., KY)

Vol. 3 No. 4 (1966)

Stories out of the Past: "Tackett's Pine and Fort Tackett Destruction" [Kanawha Co., VA]; Misc. Family Records; Census Records: TN (1850 Anderson, Scott, Warren & Claiborne Co.s), TX (1850 Harrison Co.) SC (1800 Spartanburg Co.), KY (1850 Carter, Letcher, Lewis, Carrol, & Casey Co's).

Vol. 4 No. 1 (1967)

Photo/Data on Max Andrew Tackett of Texarkana, AR; Census Records: VA (1820 Kanawha, Culpeper & Lee Co. & 1860 Lee Co.), AL (1850 Franklin & Fayette Co. & 1860 Lauderdale Co.), KY (1810 Knox Co.), MO (1830 Gasconade, St. Charles, New Madrid & Scott Co. & 1850 Osage Co.); Land Records; (Early KY Land Grants); Marriage & Death Records: ( Early Floyd & Johnson Co., KY).

Vol. 4 No. 2 (1967)

Recent Events (Includes Obit of Newton J. Tackett, 1878-1967, of Franklin Co., KY; Last Will of Nimrod Tackitt Sr. (ca1765-1837), Monroe Co., VA; Last Will of Thomas Stamps, 1761, Fauquier Co., VA; Early records on Lewis Tacquett (ca1680-1743), Pr. Wm. Co., VA; Pleasant Tackett, s/o Moranda Tackitt, of Pope Co., AR; Photo/Data on Howard Russell Tackitt, of Fresno, CA; Misc. Records: AR/MO (1819) New Madrid Co., MO & 1835 Pope Co., AR).

Vol. 4 No. 3 (1967)

County Map: MS; Census Records: ( 1850 Holmes Co., MS); Misc. TN Records, 1816-1819 (Davidson & Maury Co., TN); Misc. MD Record: re Thomas Tackett of 1734 Dorchester Co., MD; Land Records: WV area, 1783-1836 - (Augusta Co., Greenbrier Co., Cabel Co., Monroe Co., Kanawha Co.); Early Tacketts: a chronological listing, 1711-1850.

Vol. 4 No. 4 (1967)

Census Records: (1820 Whitley & 1830 Whitley & Wayne Co., KY);Misc. KY Marr. Rec.; Census & Tax Records: (1840 Hardeman & Giles Co. & 1850 Giles Co., TN - re Tacker); Misc. VA Records; WV records re Rev. Ignatius Tackitt; Misc. Family Records; Census: (1860 & 1870 Rapides Parish, LA; Photo/Data on TX Architect, Wm. A. Tackett; Photo/Data on Jim W. Tackitt; Recent Events: (Including 50th Wedding Anniv. article on Joseph Patterson Tackett & Hazel Wallen Tackett of Pike Co., KY), Photo/Data on Walter Francis Tackett; English Records re Tackett.

Vol. 5 No. 1 (1968)

James Rufus Tackett, b 1867, 100th B'Day, Photo/Data; Census (1852 Calaveras, Mariposa, Placer, San Francisco, Tuolumne & Sacramento Co's., CA); Recent Events: (Including Obit of 21 yrs. old Clarence E. Tackett, s/o Ishmael Tackett, killed in Viet Nam, from Pike Co., KY; Obit of John Tackett Sr., 1875-1967, s/o Abel Tackitt, of Pike Co., KY; Book Review: The Tackett-Fletcher Pioneers, by Mae E. Lang; Some TX Marriages: 1851-abt 1885 (Fannin, Collin, Cooke, Hunt, Hopkins, Cherokee, Kaufman, Limestone, Johnson & Parker Co's.); Corrections; Census: (1880 Baylor, Ellis, Hunt, San Saba, Limestone, Milam, Travis & Young Co's.)

Vol. 5 No. 2 (1968)

Photo/Article on Thomas Jefferson Wilson Tackett (1855-1921), s/o Sherwood Tackett, of Carter Co., KY, Photo/Data; An 1850 era photo of Allen Jackson Tackitt (1826-1895), s/o John Wesley Tackitt, of Monroe Co., VA and Nevada Co., CA; Misc. Family Records: Bath Co., KY; Census: (1860 Nevada Co., CA); Census: (1880 Williamson, Wilson, Parker & Milam Co., TX; Census: (1810 VA from Index: Dinwiddie, Culpeper, Fauquier, Kanawha, Monroe, Hampshire, Stafford & Cabell Co.); Misc. VA Records; Birth & Death Records: Pike Co., KY; Recent Events:.

Vol. 5 No. 3 (1968)

An 1850 era Photo of Mary Elizabeth Grider Tackitt, ca1837-1875, widow of Allen Jackson Tackitt; VA Research: by Charles Hamlin, Part 1; County Map of VA; Recent Events.

Vol. 5 No. 4 (1968)

Photo of Sherwood Tackett, ca1835-1907, s/o Moses Tackett of Pike, Johnson & Carter Co., KY, Photo; VA Research: by Charles Hamlin, Part 2; AL & TN Census Records; (1850 Fentress & Marion Co., TN & 1830 & 1840 Fayette Co., AL); KY Records: Marriage & Birth; Explanation re census research: problems; Member Queries: re Leanah Tackett who marr. Allison Justice ca 1847 in Floyd Co., KY; Need information on Oscar Richard Tackett, b ca 1900, KY; Information needed on family of Ellen Tackett who. marr. John Davis, prob. lived in Christian Co., IL; Interested in George Washington Tackett, lived around Webster Co., MS & d 1915; Misc. Record: re John Newton Tackett, b 1885 at Hollendale, Washington Co., MS, s/o S.S. Tackett & Mary Todd.

Vol. 6 No. 1 (1969)

VA Research: The Reno Family, by Charles Hamlin, Part 3; Misc. Records (Pope Co., AR & Coweta Co., GA; Fort Tackett, [Kanawha Co., VA], by Henry Scalf, Part 1.

Vol. 6 No. 2 (1969)

Fort Tackett, by Henry Scalf, Part 2; Photo/Data on Mary Tackett Wyatt (1799-1872) & Elizabeth Tackett Fletcher (1802-1867), daus of Lewis Tackett Jr., of Kanawha Co., VA/WV; Recent Events; Census: (1850 Ashley & Phillips Co., AR and 1860 Madison, Polk & Pope Co. and 1870 Polk & Pope Co., AR).

Vol. 6 No. 3 (1969)

Fort Tackett, by Henry Scalf (conclusion); Marriage Records: Coweta Co., GA; Book Review: The Tacketts in Kanawha Co., VA, by Erna Young Johnson; Civil War Service Data for Tacketts; (For James B. Tackett of Vinton Co., OH; Jonathan Tackett [alias Collins], of MO; James Tackett, of Putnam Co., WV; James Tackett, of Cedar & Worth Co., MO; Alexander Tackett, of Lawrence Co., IL and Card showing Spanish American War service for Joseph Wm. Tackitt (1870-1946), s/o Allen Jackson Tackitt, of Nevada & Sacramento Co., CA; Recent Events.

Vol. 6 No. 4 (1969)

Recent Events (Includes Obit of 20 yr. old George Edward Tackett (1949-1969), of Carter Co., KY, who was killed in Viet Nam); Photo/Data on Juble Tackett, ; Civil War Service Data for Tacketts (John W. Tackett, of Carter Co., KY; Eldridge Tackett, of Jasper or Bollinger Co., MO; Lewis E. Tackett, of Colbert Co., AL and Edwardsville, IL); Dept. of Indian Affairs: Reference to Tacketts; Census Records: (1850 Lawrence Co., AL; Some Marriage Records: (Lauderdale & Fayette Co., AL); Census Records: (1840 Bath Co., KY); Member Letters/Queries (Including a letter from John Tackett, of Redoak, OK re family of "Andy Tackett," this was Moranda Tackitt of Pope Co., AR).

Vol. 7 No. 1 (1970)

Copy of part of the original Last Will of Wm. Tackitt Sr. (ca1722-1783) of Pr. Wm. Co., VA, shown on cover; Photo/Data on George Harvey Tackett, 1907-1969, s/o Thomas Henry Tackett, of Carter Co., KY & South Gate, CA; Recent Events; (Includes Obit on 82 yr. old F.D. Tackett, d 1969, of Atkins, Pope Co., AR); Photo/Data on Andrew James Tackett (1852-1933), s/o James Tackett of Campbell Co., TN; Document/Data on Lydia Tackitt, (widow of Moranda Tackitt of Pope Co., AR); Misc. Records: Pope Co., AR; Census Records: (1850 Bath Co., KY & 1850 & 1860 Pope Co., AR); Board for the Certification of Genealogists.

Vol. 7 No. 2 (1970)

Research Report: Mostly Morgan Co., AL; Some data re Tackett's Mill, Stafford Co., VA, 1700's; Misc. Records: KY, TN, TX, AR, NC; Death Records: TX, 1903-1940; Data/Photo on Henry Elonzo Tackitt, 1876-1961), s/o Tolbert Pierce Tackitt of Fannin & Hunt Co., TX; Photo/Data on John Wesley Tackitt, b 1905, a s/o John Milton Tackitt, of Farmersville, TX & Paradise, CA; Marriage Records: Cass Co., MO, 1846-1850.

Vol. 7 No. 3 (1970)

Recent Events; (Includes Obit of Lizzie Mae Tackett, 1879-1970, widow of John Tackett of Morgan Co., IN) Major Research Report: Family of Lancaster Tackitt (ca1785-ca1845), VA-Fayette Co., AL; Census Records: Entire 1840 AL & MS (Includes Fayette, Franklin & Jackson Co., AL and Holmes, Jefferson, Chickasaw, Coahoma, Leake & Tishomingo Co., MS).

Vol. 7 No. 4 (1970)

Memorial: Mrs. Joanna Moseley Calloway, d 1969, of Texas/OK; Census Records: Introduction to the 1880 Series; Census Records: 1880 (Lamar, Lowndes, Madison, Mobile, Pickens & Tuscaloosa Co., AL; Yavapai Co., AZ; Arkansas, Ashley, Boone, Carroll, Crawford, Crittenden, Madison, Montgomery, Ouachita, Phillips, Polk & Pope Co., AR, part 1; Recent Events: (Included Obit of Celia A Tackett Tackett, 1885-1970, d/o Matthew Tackett and widow of Greenberry Tackett, of Pike & Floyd Co., KY).

Vol. 8 No. 1 (1971)

Recent Events; (Includes Obit of Harrison B. Tackett, 1889-1971, s/o John Tackett, of Magoffin Co., KY; Notice of the 1970 National Tackett Reunion); Census Records: 1880 (Prairie, Van Buren & Woodruff Co., AR (con't); Alameda, Nevada & Santa Cruz Co., CA; Bon Homne, Lincoln & Union Co., Dakota Terr.; Baldwin, Cherokee, Coweta, Douglas, Haralson & Polk Co., GA, part 2); Civil War Service Records (Confederate): AL, part 1; U.S. Military Pension Records: 1861-1934, part 1.

Vol. 8 No. 2 (1971)

Photo: Pikeville, KY; U.S. Military Pension Records: 1861-1934, part 2; Civil War Service Records (Confederate): AR, LA, part 2; Recent Events: (Includes Obit for Butler Hall Sr., 1887-1970, s/o Tipton & Polly Jane Tackett Hall, of Floyd Co., KY; Obit of Arzela Tackett Anderson, 1885-1970, d/o Hiram Tackitt, of Pike Co., KY; Obit for Robert Lee Tackett, 1884-1970, s/o George Tackitt, of Clintwood, VA and Pike Co., KY).

Vol. 8 No. 3 (1971)

Census Records: 1880 (Clarke, Daviess, Elkhart, Johnson, Morgan, Switzerland & Vigo Co., IN; Polk, Taylor & Woodbury Co., IA; Cherokee, Linn, Pottowatomie & Sumner Co., KS) part 3; Civil War Service Records (Confederate): GA, part 3; Data on Lewis Tackett Sr. of Charleston, Kanawha Co., VA; Recent Events; (Includes Obit on Martha Akers Tackett, 1889-1970, widow of Mark Tackett, of Floyd Co., KY); 1761 record for John Tackitt of Woodstock, Shenandoah Co., VA; Photo/Sketch on George Anderson Tackett (1853-1931), s/o John Green Starkes Tackett, of Campbell Co., GA and Montgomery Co., AR.

Vol. 8 No. 4 (1971)

FAMILY TRADITIONS: A Special presentation with 13 pages of old "Family Stories" handed down in several branches re the origin of the Tackett family in America [Remember: these are only stories, not fact!]; FORT TACKETT, Kanawha Co., VA, Misc. Data; William "Buck" Tackitt Jr. (1809-1895): Headstone photo in the Amil Little Cemetery, Pike Co., KY, w/brief biographical sketch; Civil War Service Records (Confederate): VA, TX, TN, MS, NC, part 4.

Vol. 9 No. 1 (1972)

Photo/information on Max Andrew Tackett (1912-1972), of Texarkana, AR, (A Founding Officer of the Family Association); Photo/Biographical Sketch on Wilburn W. Hall (1871-1949), a s/o George W. Hall & Elizabeth Tackett Hall, from Long Fork, Pike Co., KY; Recent Events: (Including Obit for State Right Davis Goodwin, 1892-1971, s/o Elizabeth Annie Davis, of Montague Co., TX and Canon City, CO; Obit for Willis L. Tackett, 1878-1970, of Little Rock, AR, Memphis, TN and Colorado Springs, CO) Census Records: 1880 KY - Bath, Boyd, Breathitt, Carter, Elliott, Estill & Fayette Counties.

Vol. 9 No. 2 (1972)

Photo/information on Gladys Hanes Inman, b 1897, (A Founding Officer of the Family Association); New Officers: Miss Johnnie Thural Tackitt of Dallas, TX and Clella Elizabeth "Beth" Williams of Tomball, TX; Book Review: Kentucky: A Pictorial History; Photo/Data on Roscoe C. Clester, b 1891; Recent Events: (Including Photo/obit for Joseph Patterson Tackett, 1895-1971, s/o Jasper Tackitt, of Pike & Floyd Co., KY - A Founder of The Tackett Reunion Assoc.; Obit for Nona Mullins Tackett, 1883-1971, d/o Ken S. Mullins & Nancy Hall Tackett Mullins and widow of Sylvan Tackett, of Floyd Co., KY); Census Records: 1880 KY - Fleming, Floyd, Franklin, Greenup Counties; Book Review: "An Osburn Family, 1750-1970," by Josie Walker Blakey.

Vol. 9 No. 3 (1972)

Obit/Information on Polly Ann Hicks Tackett (1858-1934), widow of Thomas Jefferson W. Tackett; Recent Events: (Including Obit on Frances Louise Osborne Tackett, 1885-1971, and Obit for her spouse, William Abel Tackett, 1882-1970, s/o James Tackitt, both of Pike Co., KY; Photo/Sketch on 87 yr. old Josephine Johnson Tackett, b 1881, widow of Reck Tackett, of Pike Co., KY); Brief family sketch: Edward & Ann Robinson Wyatt (Edward b 1770) of Greenbrier/Kanawha Co., VA (Edward Wyatt Jr. marr. Mary Tackett, d/o Lewis Tackett (ca1730-aft1830) of Kanawha Co., VA); Youngest Member of the Family Assoc.., w/photo, Stephen Dwain Watson, b 1961, ; Census Records: 1880 KY - Greenup, Jackson, Johnson, Letcher, Lewis, Magoffin Counties.

Vol. 9 No. 4 (1972) - A Special INDEX is available for the full year compiled by Joyce Larson.

Special Research Report on Family of Elias Frank Tackett (ca1851-1900) of MS & McAlester, OK; Recent Events; Census Records: 1880 KY - Owen & Owsley Counties.

Vol. 10 No. 1&2 (1973) - A Special Double Issue

Tacquett Line of Descent: [chart now out of date] An introduction by Jim W. Tackitt, followed by a special Research Report by William Lawson Reno on Proven & Probable Tackett Descent (on the earliest generations of the family in America);A list of the First 20 Members of The American Pioneers; Texas Historical Grave Marker at the old Seymour Cemetery with Photo of Miss Hope Tackitt & Miss Belle Tackitt, granddaus of Rev. Pleasant Tackitt (1803-1886); Perry Anderson Tackitt (1855-1926) of Texas (photo/article); Recent Events: (Includes Obit of Warrick Ross May, 1886-1971, s/o William May & Martha Tackett May, of Magoffin Co., KY and Jasper Co., IN; Obit on Ella Henson Tackett, 1878-1971, 2nd wife of Hiram Tackitt, of Pike Co., KY; Obit on Bell Dora Hall Tackett, 1887-1971, d/o Morgan Hall and widow of John Day Tackett, of Floyd Co., KY); "California Death Record Index (1905-1939)"; Census Records: 1880 KY - Perry, Pike, Powell, Pulaski & Rockcastle Counties.

Vol. 10 No. 3 (1973)

Book Review: "The Tackett-Fletcher Pioneers," by Mae Eliz: Lang; Howard Russell Tackitt, b 1914, photo/article (A Founding Officer of the Family Association); Civil War Records: C.S.A. records from MO; Partial War of 1812 Records: John Wesley Tackitt, of Monroe Co., VA & Archibald Tackett, Prince Wm. Co., VA & Bath Co., KY; Recent Events: (Including joint obit/photo of William Abel Tackett, 1882-1970, and his wife, Frances Louise Osborne Tackett, 1885-1971, d/o Steve Osborne & Montaina Coleman Osborne, both of Pike Co., KY; 50th Wedding Anniv. Photo/Article for Arbit Tackett, s/o Newton Tackitt, & Irene Bonefacius Tackett, of Pike Co., KY and Naples, KY; 50th Wedding Anniv, Photo/Article on Jesse Tackett, s/o George W. Tackett, & Ollie Trimble Tackett, of Magoffin Co., KY and Louisa, Lawrence Co., KY; 50th Wedding Anniv, Photo/Article on Ellis Tackett, s/o Newton Tackitt, & Ardella Anderson Tackett, of Pike Co., KY and Ashland, KY; Obit of Angeline Tackett Ramsey, 1888-1972, d/o Jasper Tackitt, of Pike Co., KY).

Vol. 10 No. 4 (1973)

Special Report on: James Tackett, ca1675 to Virginia; Edward Tackett, 1731 to Virginia; Scottish/English records on Tacketts between 1245 and 1655; Benoni Tackett, d 1777, of Prince George Co., VA; Christopher Tackett, 1782, to Kanawha Co., VA; James Tacquett, 1643 & 1686 of SC [1991 Note: since found to NOT be a Tacquett]; Recent Events: (Including Obit of Rebecca Tackett Osborne, 1890-1972, d/o Newton Tackitt, of Pike Co., KY; Obit of Herbert A. Tackett, 1889-1972, s/o James Rufus Tackett, of Carter Co., KY; Obit on Everett L. Tackitt, 1890-1972, s/o James Anthony Tackitt, of Douglas Co., IL; Obit on Flavia Tackett Sechrest, 1890-1973, d/o Charles R. Tackett, of Scott Co., KY Census Records: KY - Rowan & Whitley Counties; Livingston, Morehouse & Orleans Parish, LA, MA, ME.

Vol. 11 No. 1 (1974)

George Wm. Council Tackitt (1843-1928), s/o Rev. Pleasant Tackitt, of Pope Co., AR and Parker Co., TX, Part One; In Memorial Hope Tackitt (1899-1973), d/o Perry Anderson Tackitt, of Texas; Short Sketch on William "Preacher Billy" Tackitt Sr. (1779-1851), of Pike Co., KY, by Juble Tackett; Census Records: 1880 MI, MS (Calhoun, Holmes, Lafayette, Lee, Madison, Monroe, Montgomery, Notubee, Pontotoc, Sumner, Tishomingo & Winston Counties); Recent Events: (Includes Obit of Abner Tackett, 1894-1973, s/o Tandy Tackett, of Elliott Co., KY; Obit of Sumpter Tackett, 1895-1973, s/o Alvin Duvall Tackett, of Floyd Co., KY).

Vol. 11 No. 2 (1974)

Civil War Records: KY (C.S.A.); George Wm. Council Tackitt (1843-1928), part 2; Census Records: 1880 MO (Audrain, Barton, Bollinger, Butler, Cape Girardeau, Chariton, Dade, Greene, Jackson, Johnson, Maries, Monroe, Oregon & Phelps Counties); Recent Events: (Includes Obit of Linton "Lint" Tackett, 1891-1973, s/o George W. Tackitt, of Floyd Co., KY; Abisha "Bish" Johnson, 1893-1972, s/o Caleb Johnson & Betty Tackett Johnson, of Floyd Co., KY).

Vol. 11 No. 3 (1974)

"Family Coats-of-Arms" (a warning!); Heraldry for U.S. Citizens; Photo of Hiram Anderson & Annie Rebecca Tackett, of Pike Co., KY; George Wm. Council Tackitt (1843-1928), conclusion; Lines of Ascent for members: Baylus Thomas Tackett (1873-ca1965) and Max Andrew Tackett (1912-1972); Recent Events; Census Records: 1880 MO (Pulaski, Ray, St. Louis, Saline, Shannon, Taney & Wayne Counties).

Vol. 11 No. 4 (1974)

1974 Tackett Reunion, Pike Co., KY; Capt. Mann Darius Tackitt (ca1812-1863) - includes data on parents & siblings, of Pope Co., AR & Young Co., TX; Photo/Data on Erna Young Johnson (1881-1974), of Charleston, Kanawha Co., WV; Photo/data on Clellie Mae Stone Tackitt (1878-1974), widow of Joseph Wiley Tackitt of Texas; Recent Events.

Vol. 12 No. 1 (1975)

Member Queries: Thomas Tackett, Lewis Tackett, Lena Blankenship, Greenup Co., KY (includes copy of "Widow's Application for Army Pension," for Civil War service for widow of Thomas Tackett); Martha E. Millsaps, Wm. Madison Tackett, Montgomery Co., AR; Jeremiah Tackett, Morgan Co., IN; Lines of Ascent for members: James Wm. Tackitt, b 1935; Juble Tackett, b 1922; Flossie Finnetta Hayes Bradley (1907- ); Gladys Hanes Inman (1897- ); Thomas Melton Tackett, b 1903; Vivian Dickison Bales, b1913; James Gabriel Hobbs, b 1930; Recent Events: (Includes Obit/Photo of Cordelia Hampton Tackett (1901-1975), along w/photo of her late husband, Allard Tackett, of Pike Co., KY; Obit of Preston Tackett, 1883-1971, s/o Greenville Tackett, of Floyd Co., KY).

Vol. 12 No. 2 (1975)

Letter from U.S. Postal Inspector re Halbert's, Inc., purveyor of Coats-of-Arms; Member Queries: Machell Tackett Lemaster, b ca 1762, VA & Johnson Co., KY; John Tackitt, of early family to Gasconade Co., MO; Vital Records: KY (Pike Co., 1852-1878); Lines of Ascent for members: Matie Day Tackitt Craig, b 1917; Maude Elizabeth Moseley (1905- ); Donald E. Collins, b 1937; Miss Johnnie Thural Tackitt, b 1931; Recent Events.

Vol. 12 No. 3 (1975)

List of our members born 1900 or before; Photo/Article on John Melvin Tackett (1889- ), of KY; Lines of Ascent for members: John Melvin Tackett, b 1889; Mary Louise Tackett Burns, b 1901; Sylvan Wright Tackitt, b 1909; Will Ella Brooks Ball, b 1909; Mary Temple Tackett Aton, b 1901; Member Queries: queries & comments on various early subjects named Phillip Tackett; Recent Events: (Includes Obit of Hulda Tackett Little, 1891-1975, d/o Hiram Tackitt, of Pike Co., KY

Vol. 12 No. 4 (1975)

Special Issue on Tacketts in the War of 1812. This includes records on William Tackett, TN; Thomas Tackett, KY; Thomas Tackett, KY (prob. different person than previous Thomas); Philip Tackett, MO; Lewis Tackett, IN; John Tackett, IN; John Tackett, TN; James Tackett, TN; George Tackett, MS; Enoch Tackett, VA/MO; Archibald Tackett, VA/KY; John Wesley Tackitt, VA/MO; Recent Events: (50th Wedding Anniv. for Clarence Albert Tackett, b 1900 (s/o William Mason Tackett) & Mamie Geraldine Palmer Tackett, of Jefferson Co., IL and Carmichael, CA).

 

Vol. 13 No. 1 (1976)

Special Research Report on Charles Tackett , ca1780-1834, of Stafford Co., VA; Fauquier Co., VA Tombstone Inscriptions; Recent Events (includes article on the 1975 Tackett Reunion in which 618 members attended and article/photo on a reunion of the 16 children, and other family members, of Mindie Tackett, widow of George, of Robinson Creek, KY.); Line of Ascent forms for members, Hall Sanford Tacket, M.D., b 1921, of Memphis, TN & Walter Francis Tackett, b 1915 of Los Angeles, CA.

Vol. 13 No. 2 (1976)

Alabama Research Report (includes Marriage, Census, Civil War, Death & other records along with a list of members of the Family Assoc. then with ancestors from Alabama.)

Vol. 13 No. 3&4 (1976) - A Special Double Issue

Sustaining Members for 1975; Member Queries: re James B. Tackett of Campbell Co., TN; Wm. Tackett of Prince Wm. Co., VA; Hilyard Tackitt of Fannin/Hunt Co., TX; and Samuel Tackett from Kanawha Co., VA to Vermilion Co., IL & Cedar Co., MO; "A Resume´ on the Tackett Families in America," being an article on what was then known of the various Tacketts in the first three generations of the family in America, along with some Tacketts not placed in the "First Family;" A list of Research Activities conducted by the Family Assoc. between 1963 & 1976; A list of New Members for 1975; Photos & narrative from the 1976 National Tackett Reunion (the Oldest Person being Solomon Tackett, b 1881); A book Review: The Descendants of Jeremiah Tackett (ca1810-aft1860), by Terry Lee Harper; Article on phony Coats-of-Arms; Research trip of Carl Dwight Tackitt of Jacksonville, FL & Maries Co., MO; Recent Events: (Includes Photo/article on Annie Rebecca Tackett Anderson on her 81st Birthday, d/o James Tackitt, of Pike Co., KY; Article/Photo of 50th Wedding Anniv. of C. Adrian Gilley & Ruby Tackitt Gilley, d/o Houston Tackitt, of Parker Co., TX; Obit of Dovie Scott Tackett, 1884-1975, widow of James Garfield Tackett, of Pike Co., KY and S. Williamson, WV; Obit of Francis M. Tackett Sr., 1895-1975, s/o Andrew J. Tackett, of Johnson Co., KY and Pike Co., OH; Obit/Photo of Mark Tackett, 1888-1974, s/o John Henry Tackitt, of Pike Co., KY and Ashland, KY); Line of Ascent forms for members, Nellie Tackett Dickison, b 1896 of Danville, IL (includes photo), Carl Dwight Tackitt, b 1911, of Jacksonville, FL; William Edward Green, b 1906, of Tulsa, OK (includes photo); Ruth May Tackitt Smith, b 1904, of Pine Bluff, AR & Elverta, CA; and Clella Elizabeth Moody Williams, b 1921, of West Columbia, TX

Vol. 14 No. 1 (1977)

New, Sustaining & Donating Members for 1976; Members Queries: re Sarah Tackett Burks, of Pike Co., KY; James Lafayette Tackett Sr., of Lonoke Co., AR; and David M. Tackett of Lee Co., VA & Estill Co., KY; Tacketts from the Pike Co., KY Tax Lists, 1823-1874; Line of Ascent forms for members: Pairlee Tackett Smith, b 1913, of Ogden, UT & Ellen Catherine Tackitt Watson, b 1933, of Waco, TX; Recent Events: (Includes obits/photos for Ted Tackett, b 1905, s/o Willard Tackitt, of Hartley, Pike Co., KY & John Tilden Tackett, b 1908, s/o Oliver Tackett, of Coeburn, VA and McDermott, OH).

Vol. 14 No. 2 (1977)

Special ALABAMA Report (continued from Vol. 13 No. 2); Member Queries: re Fannie Tackett Cain, dau of David Tackett of Estill Co., KY; Owen Co., KY Historical Sketch re early Tacketts; Pike Co., KY Index to Order Books, 1822-1854 (Tackett entries only); Line of Ascent forms for members: Vera Maude Tackitt Durnil, b 1908, of Villa Grove, IL; Vera Opal Tackkett Dickson, b 1907, of Ozark, MO; 1880 Census for Davie, Duplin & Rowan Co. North Carolina, Ashtabula, Lawrence & Vinton Co., Ohio, Beaver, Clearfield & Northumberland Co., Pennsylvania and Anderson, Campbell, Madison, Hardin, Henderson & Wayne Co., Tennessee (These counties represent the only counties where Tacketts, or a variation thereof, were found in these states.); Recent Events: (Includes 50th Wedding Anniv. article w/photo for George Dewey & Lesta Blackburn Tackett of Pikeville and 56th Anniv. article w/photo for Francis Marion & Hattie Tackett Tackett of Indian Creek, Pike Co., KY.)

Vol. 14 No. 3 (1977)

ALABAMA: corrections from Vol. 14 No. 2; Floyd Co., KY Tax Records, 1837-1840 (Lists before 1837 are missing) and Vital Records, 1857-1904 ; Line of Ascent forms for members: Leland Hall, b 1897, of Morehead, KY; Nelson Windol Tackett, b 1939, of Hattiesburg, MS; Raymond Joseph Osburn, b 1909, of Long Beach, CA; Edward Harmon Bixby, b 1913, of West Covina, CA; 1880 Census for Baylor, Dallas, Delta, Ellis, Hays, Hunt, Limestone, Milam, Parker, San Saba, Travis, Williamson, Wilson & Young Co.s, Texas and Salt Lake & Utah Co.s, Utah. (These counties represent the only counties where Tacketts, or a variation thereof, were found in these states.)

Vol. 14 No. 4 (1977)

1880 Census Records for Salt Lake & Utah Co.s, Utah (a duplicate entry from 14:3), Augusta, Carroll, Frederick, Stafford & Tazwell Co.s, Virginia & Kanawha, Lincoln , Mercer, Putnam & Upshur Co., West Virginia (These counties represent the only counties where Tacketts, or a variation thereof, were found in these states.); Four generation photo of James Lafayette Tackett Jr., James Durwood Tackett, Durwood Tackett Sr. & Durwood Tackett Jr. of Brinkley, AR; Lines of Ascent forms for members: Larry Dwight Tackitt, b 1938 of Liverpool, NY, Stephen Dwain Watson, b 1961, of Waco, TX, and Harold Odell Tackett, b 1934, of Tecumseh, OK; Article on a Tackitt Reunion at Floresville, TX (descendants of Capt. Mann Darius Tackitt); Recent Events.

Vol. 15 No. 1 (1978)

1976-77 New, Sustaining & Donating Members; Special ARKANSAS Research Report (includes numerous records for the counties of Conway, Carroll, Fulton, Garland, Izard, Lonoke, Phillips, Pope, Prairie, Pulaski, St. Francis, Sharp & Yell); Article/Photo on Carl Dwight Tackitt, b 1911, new 2nd V.P. of the Tackett Family Assoc.

Vol. 15 No. 2 (1978)

Highlights/photos of the 1977 Tackett Reunion in Pike Co., KY (Eldest Person present being Nancy Hall, d/o Richard & Amy Tackitt Hall);Lines of Ascent forms for members: Everett Boyd Hull, b 1891, of Rupert, ID, and Hazel Myree Cox McCulloch, b 1918, of Levelland, TX; Special ILLINOIS Research Report (includes misc. courthouse & census records from the counties of Alexander, Clay, Gallatin, McClean, Perry, Menard, LaSalle, Sangamon, Shelby, Vermilion, Madison, Washington, Macon, Edgar, Pope and Saline); Recent Events (includes 50th Wedding Anniv. article w/photo for Everett Ora & Jewell Fannin Tackett of Olive Hill, KY)

Vol. 15 No. 3 (1978)

Special GEORGIA Research Report (includes courthouse, Civil War, Land & other records from Franklin, Burke, Cherokee, Campbell, Webster, Carroll, DeKalb, Chatham, Coweta, Douglas, Gilmer, Jones, Monroe, Paulding, Polk, Talbot, and Walker Co.s); Recent Events (Including obit for 2nd V.P. of the Fam. Assoc., Carl Dwight Tackitt, 1911-1978, w/photo; 1919 photo of Carl Dwight, Lois Geneva, Faye Rose & Ray C. Tackitt, children of Willis Harvey Tackitt of Maries Co., MO and a five generation photo of Mrs. Gertie Tackitt, James W. Tackitt, Lester Tackitt, Mrs. Janice Martin & Jennifer Martin at a Tackitt Reunion held at Flora, Clay Co., Illinois in 1978.)

Vol. 15 No. 4 (1978)

The 1978 National Tackett Reunion (special photographic coverage. Includes Eldest, Alonzo Lafayette Tackett, b 1884, from Putnam Co., WV; A view of The Frank Tackett Cemetery on Long Fork; photos outside & inside The Enterprise Church of Old Regular Baptist; and numerous other photos); Recent Events (Including interesting article on Arbit & Martha Irena Bonefacius Tackett of Naples, KY; Country Music star, Marlow Tackett from Pike Co., KY; 50th Wedding Anniv. articles & photos of Willie & Esther Daniel Tackett of Greenup Co., KY, Alonzo & Eldora Walker Tackett of Carter Co., KY and Bert & Renie Hamilton Tackett of McDowell, Floyd Co., KY).

Vol. 16 No. 1 (1979)

Member Queries re: Francis Tackett, b ca1784, of Pike Co., KY; John & Oma Tackett of Willard, Carter Co., KY; Elisha (b 1802) & Martha Tackitt (b 1805) Johnson of Pike Co., KY; Thomas Tackett, b ca 1770NC, of Knox/Floyd & Johnson Co., KY; Subrina Tackett, b ca 1811, assumed d/o Thomas Tackett??, of Johnson Co.?, KY; Wm. M. , b ca 1823 & Mary Ann Patrick Tackett from Floyd Co., KY to Madison Co., AR and thence to Dublin, Texas (Also includes photo of William M. Tackett, brief data on his children, and a photo of the eight surviving children of William M. Tackett.), Wm. M. Tackett & Joseph J. Tackett, both from Hardin Co., TN to Arkansas; Recent Events (includes article w/photo of 90th birthday of Virgie Tackett Hamilton, b 1889, of Floyd Co., KY; List of New, Sustaining & Donating Members for 1978; Lines of Ascent for members: Allen Earl Tackitt, b 1926, of Orlando, FL , along with photo of Allen and his father, Elver Abner Tackitt (family from Tupelo, MS) and Dewey Lee Tackett Jr., b 1929, from Stuttgart, AR; Recent Events.

Vol. 16 No. 2 (1979)

Special Issue to introduce descendants to The Tackett Family Association; Includes data on family of immigrant ancestor, Lewis Tacquett Sr. ; a discourse on "why so many different spellings of our surname;" Brief data on "Tacketts in the Military;" A list of Tackett Heads-of-Household from the 1880 U.S. Census; a list of Repositories; Old photo of the family of James Tackitt, b 1860, & Mary Ann Martin Tackitt of Tackitt, Pike Co., KY and photo of "One of the largest families in East KY: There were 19 children," being the family of Travis Lee (b 1863) & Julia Ann Kelly Tackett of Elliott & Carter Co., KY; Bylaws of The Tackett Family Association - and other information.

Vol. 16 No. 3 (1979)

Photo/narration from the 1979 National Tackett Reunion (Including photo of the eldest, Lillie Tackett Hall, holding the youngest, Lisa Ellen Hall); Article/photo on the 1979 Tackett Reunion at Brownwood, TX, being descendants of Wm. Murdock Tackett, b 1887, son of John Anderson Tackett, from Montgomery Co., AR.); Recent Events: (Includes article on the 6th Tackitt Reunion, in 1979, held at Floresville, TX. This group being descendants of Capt. Mann Darius Tackitt, b ca 1812, son of Lewis, from Pope Co., AR and Young Co., TX and an article/photo of the 99th Birthday party for Wm. Buck Tackett, son of Enos, held at Turkey Pen, Pike Co., KY in 1979); Copy of a 1919 letter from the late educator, Wilburn Hall of Pike Co., KY and WV, written to the late John Melvin Tackett. Wilburn gives the old story of Wm. "Preacher Billy" Tackitt's move to Kentucky and he also mentions that Preacher Billy, 1779-1851, "had a cousin, Nimrod Tackitt, who made one long journey among the Indians to return a woman who was captured by the Indians when she was a little girl..."); Member Queries re: Mt. Etna Tackett, b ca 1808, KY, and his siblings, George, Allen & Posey Tackett - and perhaps Wayne, Nancy & Irene Tackett, to Phillips Co., AR; Mary Ellen Tackett Whitsett, b ca 1847, Johnson Co., MO, being a d/o Lewis Young Tackett; George W. England, b ca 1831, who marr. Rachel Tackitt, d/o Geo. W. & Hannah Osborne Tackitt of Pike Co., KY; Martha Leopard Tackitt, first wife of Washington Cass Tackitt (s/o John Hilyard, b ca 1808, VA) of Fannin/Hunt Co., TX; Frances & Machell Tackett who marr. assumed brothers, John & Eleazer Lemaster in the 1780's in Amherst Co., VA. These families later to present Johnson Co., KY; Rachel Anderson, d/o Hiram & Spicy Tackitt Anderson of Pike Co., KY; Letter, dated 19789, from Dr.. Anne-Marie Taquet of France, to Dr. Hall Sanford Tacket of Memphis, TN. Dr. Taquet discusses her limited knowledge of the Tacquet family in France.

Vol. 16 No. 4 (1979)

Special OHIO Research Report (Includes Census, Vital Records, Civil War Records and other material; from the counties of Butler, Lawrence, Trumbell, Miami, Lorain, Pike, Seneca, Scioto, Warren, Vinton, Athens, Brown, Gallia, and Hamilton Counties); Recent Events: (Includes article on poet, Arnett Tackett, 1905-1981, from Pike Co., KY and Ironton, OH).

Vol. 17 No. 1 (1980)

New, Donating & Sustaining Members for 1979; Pennsylvania Research Report (Includes brief data from Chester, Lawrence, Wayne, Potter, and Center Counties); Recent Events (Includes 1977; Article/photo on 50th Wedding Anniv. for Raymond Lewis & Sarah Tackett Fraley, of Ashland, KY - Sarah, being a dau. of Sherman Tackett, late of Stout, OH.); Member Queries re: Oliver Tackett, of Lee Co., VA & Owsley Co., KY; Sabrina Tackett, b ca 1821, TN, wife of Jesse Bryant, b ca 1806, TN, lived in AL, AR, TN and last in Morgan Co., KY)

Vol. 17 No. 2 (1980)

Family Group Sheets for: Archibald Tackett (ca1784-1840), assumed s/o William Tackett Jr., from Pr. Wm. Co., VA to Bath Co., KY; John Tackett (1812-ca1878/86), son of Archibald, of Bath Co., KY, Menard Co., IL & Johnson Co., MO; James Harvey Tackett (ca1842-1928/29), son of William Jamison Tackett, of Bath Co., KY & Taylorville, Christian Co., IL; Marion Coffee Tackett (1838-1912), assumed son of George & Sarah, of Hardeman & McNairy Co., TN, includes copies of Civil War Records for M.C. Tackett and lengthy research report; Moses Tackett (ca1811-1862/69), son of Thomas, b 1776 NC, of Floyd/Pike/Johnson and Carter Counties, KY; David M. Tackett (ca1831- ), son of John, of Lee Co., VA and Estill Co., KY - includes photo of David M. Tackett and a Research Report; William Tackett (ca1816 SC- ) of Tuscaloosa Co., AL; Recent Events

Vol. 17 No. 3 (1980)

Family Group Sheets for: Amaziah Tackett (ca1817-ca1867), of VA/IN who settled in Morgan Co., IN, with research notes; Isaac Ward Tackitt (1805-1863), son of Nimrod Sr., of Monroe Co., VA to Morgan Co., IN, with research notes; Hardin H. Tackett (1822-1903), Union Civil War Veteran of Morgan/Greenup & Lewis Co.'s, KY, with research notes; Recent Events (including article/photo of Mary Tackett McFarland (1879-1979) originally of Elliott Co., KY, on her 100th Birthday; an article on the 104th birthday of Phedoria Tackitt Calhoun (1870-1974), dau of Harvey G. of Pike Co., KY; Article/photo of Delmer & Lesta Lora Tackett Tackett on their 50th Wedding Anniv. (1979), of Long Fork, Pike Co., KY; and a verse written in memory of Nancy Tackett, widow of Pierce, of Pike Co., KY)

Vol. 17 No. 4 (1980)

Member Queries: re Matilda Tackett Jefferson Dale, b ca 1834, Pike Co., KY lived in Johnson Co., KY; John Edward Tackett of Fredericksburg, VA; "Did any Tacketts marry Indians?"); Member Lines of Ascent: Terry Lee Harper, b 1954, a descendant of Jeremiah Tackett of Morgan Co., IN; Albert Seaburn Tackitt, b 1906, a descendant of Lancaster Tackitt of Knox Co., KY and Fayette Co., AL; The 22nd National Annual Tackett Reunion, article and photos (with Ruth Tackett McLeod, age 79, of Taylorsville, IL, awarded Traveled Farthest and Sweetheart of the Reunion; Artie Tackett Damron, age 95, d/o Hiram "Hi" Tackitt, b 1835, Oldest Tackett Present; Recent Family Events (included are articles on Heather Leigh Tackett, b 1970, of Greenup Co., KY being crowned, Little Miss North America and on Marlow Tackett, of Pikeville, KY, "Pike County's 1970's gift to the world of Country Music.")

Vol. 18 No. 1 (1981)

List of New, Sustaining & Donating Members for 1980; Family Group Sheets for: Willis (1871-1946) and Rachel Osborne Tackitt (1872-1955) of Wales, Pike Co., KY, w/photo of couple; Civil War Vet., William C. (ca1841-1885) and Ann J. Hill Tackitt (1849-1918), of Dade Co., MO, with Research Report; Richard (1810-1855) and Sarah Tackitt Hall (1813-1904), dau of Wm. Tackitt Sr., of Long Fork, Pike Co., KY; Sheet on How to Submit Source Records to the Family Assoc.; Member Queries: re Hilyard Tackitt (1803-1878) of VA/IL & Fannin/Hunt Co., TX, and assumed bro., Etna Tackett & half-siblings named Hooper; data needed on Carter Co., KY families of Moses, William, Hardin & Robert Tackett; need data on Elijah Grant family, he being a grandson of Sarah Tackett of Estill Co., KY; need parentage of William Tackitt Sr. (1779-1851), of Pike Co., KY; data needed on Jesse Wilson & Sabrina Tackett Bryant of Morgan Co., KY; DOB needed for Anna Howard Tackitt, widow of Nimrod Tackitt (ca1765-1837) of Monroe Co., VA; Name of wife needed for J.M. or Mose Tackett of Culpeper Co., VA; Recent Events (includes article on Reunion of the 16 children & families of George & Mindie Tackett Tackett of Robinson Creek, KY).

Vol. 18 No. 2 (1981)

New Members; Member Queries: re parents needed for Elizabeth & Laura Tackett, who were adopted out bet. 1900-1907 from Carter Co., KY?, being children of John & Onie Tackett; parentage needed for Machell Tackett, b ca 1766, who marr. Eleazer Lemaster in Amherst Co., VA and later settled in Johnson Co., KY; A Major Research Report on William Tackett III (1872-1852) of Prince Wm. Co., VA, Guilford Co., NC and Bath Co., KY, includes Bible Records; Recent Events (includes article/photo of Solomon Tackett, b 1881, son of Mathew Tackitt, of Floyd Co., KY on his 99th Birthday.); Brief article on Pike Co., KY of 1840.

Vol. 18 No. 3 (1981)

The Great Catfish Caper, by Jay D. Bond, Sr., grandson of Jasper "Jay" Tackitt of Pike Co., KY; Another Fish Story, by Jim W. Tackitt; Descendants of Lewis Tackett (ca1800-1848), of SC/GA plan Reunion at Brownwood, TX for 1981; List of New Members; Family Group Sheets for: James Tackett (ca1750-1810) of Adair Co., KY, includes Last Will and research report; Jesse Wilson (ca1806-by 1860) & Sabrina Tackett (ca1801-aft1860), of Morgan Co., KY; George Washington Tackitt (1804-1852) and his wife, Hannah Osborne (ca1803-aft1860), d/o Solomon & Hannah Bowling Osborne, of Indian Creek, Pike Co., KY; Recent Events; Member Queries: re Lewis Lancaster Tackitt, son of Nathan Van Buren Tackitt, of AR/TX; Information needed on family of Seaborn Tackitt (1819-1849), son of Lancaster, of AL/MS; Need information on the 1st wife of George W. Tackett (ca1855-1929), s/o Thomas of Floyd Co., KY. His 2nd wife was Elizabeth Akers.

Vol. 18 No. 4 (1981)

Special presentation on Tacketts in the KY Tax Lists, with/index; Recent Events:

Vol. 19 No. 1 (1982)

Article/Photos on The 1981 National Tackett Reunion (Program speaker, Clayton Cox, editor/publisher of The East Kentuckian; Eldest Tackett awarded to Hilza Osborne Tackett age 84, widow of Eli Tackett; Largest Family unit award to the Orb Tackett family of Harrodsburg, KY with 24 children and grandchildren in attendance; Traveled Farthest: Phyllis Tackett of Emmett, ID); New & Donating & Sustaining Members for 1981; Family Group Sheets for: David T. Tackett (1790-1857), from NC to Wayne Co., TN, with research report; Recent Events (Includes obit of 95 yr. old Thomas Jefferson Tackett (1886-1981), son of George W., of Madison Co., AR; obit of 100 yr. old Solomon Tackett (1881-1982), son of Mathew Tackitt, of Floyd Co., KY); Member Queries: re William Madison Tackett and his wife, Martha Evelyn Millsapps, of Montgomery Co., AR; DOM needed for David & Enfield Cole Tackett Lynam of Bath Co., KY or Davies Co., KY; Family needed for Elijah Grant of Estill Co., KY, a grandson of David M. & Mary Ann Drake Tackett; Was the father of Sabrina Tackett Bryant of Morgan Co., KY, John Tackett of Campbell Co., TN?; Looking for family of John & Margaret Wilson Dayton who moved to CA from Decatur Co., KS sometime in the 1920's or 1930's.

Vol. 19 No. 2 (1982)

Computer operation of Family Assoc. records; Article on Hilyard Tackitt (1808-1878), assumed son of John & Sarah Hilyard Tackitt of Kanawha Co., VA; New Members; Recent Events (includes article/photo on 101st Birthday of Chessella Tackett Snedeker, b 1881, d/o James Harvey & Vernetta Self Tackett, of Taylorsville, IL; Article/photo re 50th Wedding Anniv. for Benny Franklin & Mable Newsome Tackett of Indian Creek, Pike Co., KY); Member Queries: re Tacketts of East KY: Indian Background?; searching for photos of Elisha Johnson(1802-1886) and his wife, Martha Tackitt (1802-1886), d/o Wm. Tackitt Sr., of Long Fork, Pike Co., KY; information needed on Elizabeth Tackett, d/o John, put in an orphanage in KY in 1907; family of Wiley Albert Tackitt, son of Capt. Mann Darius Tackitt (1815-1863) of Pope Co., AR & Young Co., TX; Seeking photos of Robert J. Tackitt, s/o Moranda Tackitt of Pope Co., AR

Vol. 19 No. 3 (1982)

1982 National Tackett Reunion, photos/article (Highlights included Clayton Cox, Keynote Speaker; Eldest Tackett, awarded to William "Buck" Tackett, age 102, son of Enos, of Turkey Pen, Pike Co., KY; Largest Family to the Orb & Marmie Tackett family of Harrodsburg, KY; State of IL, Public Domain Sales Land Tract Record Listing (1830s-1850s) of Tacketts; Letter from Hilyard Tackitt (1808-1878) to his dau., Sarah Jane Tackitt Davis, dated 30 Apr 1876, with notes; Letter written 19 May 1880 from Washington Cass Tackitt, of Hunt Co., TX, to his sister Sarah Jane Tackitt Davis, w/notes; Letter written 28 Dec 1901 to Travis & Annie Cannedy of Georgetown, TX from their aunt, Louise George Tackitt Smith, b 1844, prob. Sangamon Co., IL, d/o Hilyard Tackitt; Family Tree Chart prepared 1918 by Bersha B. Kingery Lyons, a gt. granddau of Caroline Tackitt Prather, a sister of Hilyard Tackitt; Letter dated 25 Apr 1918 from Bersha B. Kingery Lyons of Des Moines, IA to Rev. Travis E. Cannedy, of Beaumont, TX, re family of Hilyard & Caroline Tackitt; New Members; A Tackett Reunion at New Braunfels, TX, being descendants of John Wesley Tackett (1849-1935), son of Johnson, of Tishomingo Co., MS & Weatherford, TX; Review of Book: Who's Who in my Hall Family, by Mrs. Verle H. Parrish & Efonda S. Doughton, book being on the Hall family of Pike & Floyd Co., KY area; A Tackett Reunion at Waco, TX, being descendants of Lewis Tackett, b ca 1790, of SC & Coweta Co., GA and family later to Montgomery Co., AR; Recent Events (including obit of 101 year old Chessella Tackett Snedeker of Taylorville, IL; Article/Photo on the 60th Wedding Anniv. of Robert Lee & Mellie Little Tackitt formerly of Pike Co., KY and then of S. Whitley, IN; Member Queries: re John & Mary Tackitt Fifer, b ca 1793, Monroe Co., VA, a d/o Nimrod Tackitt Sr.; re John Henry & Cynthia Alford Tackett of Putnam Co., WV; Pleasant & Sarah E. Tackett McCraw, a d/o Thomas, b ca 1809, prob. Rowan Co., NC and thence to Lawrence & Clay Co., IL; looking for others researching line of James M.F. Tackett, b 1834, son of William of Thomas, b 1770NC, of Johnson & Carter Co., KY.

Vol. 19 No. 4 (1982)

Special Research Report, w/photos, on family of Samuel Tackett (b ca 1773/83-ca1859), of Kanawha Co., VA and thence to Vermilion Co., IL and Cedar Co., MO by 1850; Brief Update on the family of Hilyard Tackitt (1808-1878) of Fannin/Hunt Co., TX; Recent Events (Includes five generation photo/article in family of Virgie Tackett Hamilton, age 93, d/o James, of McDowell, Floyd Co., KY.)

Vol. 20 No. 1 (1983)

Special Report w/photos on family of Jasper "Jay" Tackitt (1864-1941) of Pike Co., KY; List of New, Sustaining & Donating Members for 1982; Data linking Lewis Tackitt (1770-1850) of VA & Pope Co., AR to Lewis Tackett in Vanderburgh Co., IN in 1818, w/map; Recent Events (includes obit of Solomon Tackett (1891-1983), s/o Hansford W. Tackett of Pike Co., KY).

Vol. 20 No. 2 (1983)

Early Tackett Folklore: Story of the family of Betty Tackett Cremeans (Mrs. Reuben) who died in Mason Co., WV in 1884 at the age of 118, reported to be a d/o Ambrose Tackett, of Kanawha Co., VA , including notes and maps [an interesting but totally unverified story]; Obituary of Jasper "Jay" Tackitt (1864-1941) from Minutes of The New Salem Assoc. of Old Regular Baptists, followed by the obit of his son, Nathan Thomas Tackett also showing a photo of the old Jasper Tackitt homesite; Recent Events (Including an obit for Emma Ardella Tackett Dickson (1889-1983), d/o John Preston Tackett of Elliott Co., KY); Member Queries: Need parents of James Cook, m 1823 to Rebecca Tackitt (1805-1845), d/o Wm. Tackitt Sr. of Pike Co., KY; Need maiden name of Lydia, wife of Rev. Moranda Tackitt (ca1806-1871), s/o Lewis Tackitt, of Pope Co., AR; Need information on family of John W. Tackett, b ca 1871, Carter Co., KY who had daus. Rose, Laura & Florence/Elizabeth, all of whom were sent to the orphanage in Louisville, KY; Need information on family of Mary Tackitt, b ca 1793, d/o Nimrod Tackitt of Monroe Co., VA , who marr. John Fifer; Need parentage for Thomas Tackitt, b ca 1770 NC who settled on Barnetts Creek, Johnson Co., KY; Need dates on family of William Tackett Jr., b ca 1751, of Prince Wm. Co., VA, who marr. Frances "Fanny" Reno, and for Charles Tackett (1780-1834) of Stafford Co., VA who marr. Ann N. Barber; Wants to know if Kentucky was neutral during the Civil War and did any Tackett fight for the North or the South; Need parents of Thomas Tackett, b ca 1780, and his wife, Elizabeth, of Hawkins Co., TN

Vol. 20 No. 3&4 (1983) - A Special Double Issue

Special Report w/photos on the 1983 National Tackett Reunion (includes map showing area of old "Tackitt, KY" where the reunions are held; Largest Family to the Oka Etchel & Jessie Frazier Tackett family of Staffordsville, Johnson Co., KY, being descendant from Elder Hiram C. Tackett, b 1818; Eldest Tackett at the Reunion was Hilzie Osborne Tackett, age 87, widow of Eli Tackett); Information on Minutes of the New Salem Assoc. of Old Regular Baptists, and a report of the 1899 Minutes which presents the obituaries for Elder William Cook (1823-1899), a grandson of old Elder William Tackitt (1779-1851); Nancy Evaline Hall, d 1899, widow of Elder Hiram Hall, and a d/o Pleasant Johnson; and James "Stiff Jim" Hall (1827-1898); Early TN Records: Deeds from Hawkins Co., TN re Thomas Johnson to William Tackitt [1805], Phillip Tackitt to Moses Johnson [1808], and from Green Co., TN, a Land Grant dated 1791 to George Tackett ; New Member List; Recent Events: (including a photo of the Orb & Marmie Tackett family of Harrodsburg, KY, 2nd largest family at the 25th Tackett Reunion; An article/photo on the 50th Wedding Anniv. of Joseph Elmer & Opal Lucas Akers of Ligon, KY; 95th Birthday article for I.J. Tackett , b 1881, Newburn, TN of Trumann, AR; Member Queries: re William Severe Tackitt, a son of Hilyard Tackitt, who marr. Mary Jane Briscoe Tackitt on 29 Oct 1851 at Fannin Co., TX; Seek information on Joannah Tackitt, prob. d/o William Tackitt Sr., b ca 1750, who marr 1 Sep 1801, Wayne Co., KY, to George Pointer.

Vol. 21 No. 1 (1984)

Research Report on family of Nimrod Tackitt (ca1765-1837), of Monroe Co., VA, part 1; List of New, Sustaining & Donating Members for 19833; Map showing migration of John & Nimrod Tackitt & Lewis Tackett Jr., b ca 1709, in the Shenandoah Valley of VA; Recent Events: (Including the obituary/photo of our long-time member, Mary Tackett Aton ,1901-1984, dau. of John Henry Tackett, of Carlisle Co., KY; Obit/photo of Virgie Tackett Hamilton (1889-1984), d/o James Tackett, of Pike Co., KY).

Vol. 21 No. 2 (1984)

Photos from the Past: of Civil War veteran, William Lewis Tackitt (1836-1917) and his wife, Sarah Spoon Tackitt, of Ozark Co., MO; A Tackett Reunion: the 2nd Reunion held Jun 1984 at Hot Springs, AR for descendants of Lewis Tackett (b ca1800-1849), of Laurens Co., SC and Campbell Co., TN; Branch Updates: re Lewis Tackett [Tackitt] of Vanderburgh Co., IL; re Hilyard Tackitt of Fannin/Hunt Co., TX: re Nathan Van Buren Tackitt (ca1810-1870/79) of Monroe Co., MS and Rapides Parish, LA; Warning: re "Heritage Book" genealogy trap; Research Report on family of Nimrod Tackitt (ca1765-1837), of Monroe Co., VA, part 2 (includes maps); List of New Members; Member Queries: re possible relationship of Elder J.C. Swindall (of the Old Reg. Baptist Church) of WV to Tackett & Little family of Pike Co., KY; Need parents of Willis Hensley Jr., b ca 1795, who marr. Mary Tackitt, b ca 1801 (d/o Phillip), of Gasconade Co., MO; need parents of Frances A. Tackett (1838-1901) who marr/1 to a Mr. Vowell and marr/2 to Samuel Jefferson Patterson. Frances, of GA and Blair, Taylor Co., TX; Needs parents of Amaziah Tackett, b ca 1817, VA, who settled in Morgan Co., IN; Needs parents of William Parker, (1824 TN-1891), who marr. Mary Jane Tackett, d/o Samuel, in 1842 at Springfield, MO; Need ancestors of Ellen Tackett, b ca 1862 IL, marr ca 1878 to John Davis, b 1858 IL. They had dau., Eliza L. Davis who d ca 1901 at Camp, AR, who marr. Isaac Baity Lane in 1898; Would like to hear from anyone researching the Briant or Bryant family of KY/TN; Would like to know kinship of Hilyard Tackitt to the Hooper family; Seeking information on descendants of Nathaniel Tackitt, b 1865, Cherokee Co., TX, a descendant of Nathan Van Buren Tackitt (ca1810-1879); Trying to locate Michael Joe Tackitt, b 11 Dec 1949 who lived in IL and was in Air Force in 1972; Need name of 1st wife of Thomas Tackitt, b 1770 NC, living in Pike Co., KY in 1820's and thence to Barnetts Creek, Johnson Co., KY; Recent Events: (includes article on a 1983 Tackitt Reunion near Caulfield, MO in which some 500 descendants attended).

Vol. 21 No. 3 (1984)

Photos from the Past: re William M. Tackett (1873-1956) and his wife, Elizabeth Cross, of Campbell Co., TN; Research Report on family of Nimrod Tackitt (ca1765-1837), of Monroe Co., VA, part 3; A Tackett Reunion: descendants of Samuel Tackett (ca1773/83-aft1850) of Kanawha Co., VA and Cedar Co., MO - re a circa 1946 Newspaper clipping w/photo of the family of William Harvey Tackett (1888-1966) of Tabor, IA ; Photos from the Past: re Sarah Sneath Tackitt, b 1881, Carroll Wilbur Hixson (1903-1982), and Carroll's mother, Ella Virginia Tackitt (1873-1949), of Marysville, Sutter Co., CA, a d/o Allen Jackson Tackitt (1826-1895); The 26th Annual Tackett Reunion, article & photos (Keynote Speaker, Judge Jay D. Bond, of DeLand, FL; Eldest Tackett, William Franklin "Frank" Tackett, of Long Fork, Pike Co., KY; Largest Family, went to the families of brothers, Clester & Lester Tackett); Recent Events (including an article on a 1984 reunion held at Ashland, KY of the family of the late Newton & Angie Osborne Tackett, formerly of Wales, Pike Co., KY).

Vol. 21 No. 4 (1984)

Photos from the Past: re Family of Joseph William Tackitt (1870-1946), son of Allen Jackson Tackitt (1826-1895), his wife, Margaret "Maggie" May Tariel Tackitt and their several children taken ca 1922, Sacramento, CA; Research Report on family of Nimrod Tackitt (ca1765-1837) of Monroe Co., VA - shows photo of the old Rehobeth Methodist Church near Union, Monroe Co., WV; A 1916 Tackett Reunion held at Milburn, Carlisle Co., KY, with a large group photo of the family of John Henry Tackett (1872-1925); Family Group Sheet of George William Tackett (1848-1920), of Bath Co., KY, a son of Charles C. Tackett, and his wife Mary Louisa Finnie (1846-1913); List of New Members; 1852 Letter from Rev. Pleasant Tackitt (1803-1886) of Dover, Pope Co., AR to his cousin, Hilyard Tackitt (1808-1878) of Bonham, Fannin Co., TX; Recent Events (including five generation photo down from Reva Magdonna Manning Eldridge Tackett (1888-1975), widow of Thomas Henry Tackett (1877-1950), family from Carter Co., KY; an obit for 93 yr. old James "Jim" Tackett (1891-1984) of Grethel, Floyd Co., KY; an obit for Lee Tackett (1893-1983), of Pikeville, Pike Co., KY; and obit for Artie Tackett Damron (1885-1984) of Virgie, Pike Co., KY.)

Vol. 22 No. 1 (1985)

Information on Computer Census File in progress by Family Assoc.' List of Donating & Sustaining Members for 1984: Reproduction of 1859 Tax Receipt to Hilyard Tackitt (1803-1878) of Fannin Co., TX; An Update Family Group Sheet on the family of David T. Tackett (1790-1857), w/references; Update on Ancestry of Lewis Tackett, of Spartansburg Co., SC and Campbell Co., GA; List of New Members; Recent Events: (Includes obit/photo of Bethel Newsome Tackett (1912-1985), wife of Hatler Tackett, long-time Officer of the Tackett Reunion Assoc. - includes photo of Bethel w/siblings & father, Charley Newsome at the cemetery where Bethel's mother, Lillie Martin Newsome is buried); Member Queries: re Lewis Tackitt (1770-1850) and his wife, Elizabeth Bashum, of VA/KY/IN/MO & Pope Co., AR; re Louisa J. Tackett, who marr. George Washington Hill, Sr. abt 1850, probably of Franklin Co., AL and later to LA & AR; Is anyone researching the CAIN family in E.KY?; Need cem. recs. on Thomas Tackett, b 1825, s/o William Tackett III, of Bath Co., KY , and his wife, Rebecca Beadle /Beedle Tackett; re any new records on Hilyard Tackitt and his bro., Etna?; need family data on Sarah Louise Tackitt, b 1811, KY, d/o Lewis & Elizabeth Bashum Tackitt, who marr/1. Henderson Benefield of Pope Co., AR and marr/2 to John M. Beweley; re Travis Lee Tackett, b 1863, s/o Robert Tackett of Elliott Co., KY and of Travis' son, Oscar Richard Tackett; Was War of 1812 veteran, Thomas Tackett, the same as Thomas Tackitt, b 1770 NC, who settled on Barnetts Creek, Johnson Co., KY?

Vol. 22 No. 2 (1985)

Photos from the Past: Family of Robert Johnson Tackitt, b 1842, s/o Moranda Tackitt of Pope Co., AR; Copies of Old Documents re Hilyard Tackitt (1803-1878) of Fannin Co., TX (an 1860 letter to Hilyard from John H. Cochran of Ft. Belknap, Young Co., TX - mentioned Hilyard's cousin, Rev. Pleasant Tackitt); List of New Members; Recent Events: (including interesting article on Arbit & Irene Tackett, marr. 62 yrs., still working at their store; article on a Tackett Reunion in Madison Co., AR, being descendants of John Tackitt, b 1800, and wife, Sarah Pelphrey, both from Floyd Co., KY prior to moving to AR; Photo/Article on 64th Wedding Anniv. (1984) for Dona Tackett, age 85, a s/o Abel "Scape" Tackitt, & Dina Fouts Tackett, age 81, of Pike Co., KY .

Vol. 22 No. 3 (1985)

Article/Photo /Family Group Sheet, on family of William Tackett (ca1809-aft 1860), from Davie Co. [Rowan Co.] , NC with family to Jackson & Chariton Co., MO & Querida Co., CO; Family Group Sheet & Research Data on the only early African-American Tackett family with whom we have had contact: James L. Tackett (1864-aft 1900), of Fauquier Co., VA - includes photo of one son, Edward Tackett (1889-1976); Family Group Sheet on Elisha or Elijah Tackett (1817-aft1880), of Kanawha & Lincoln Co., VA/WV, & his wife, Mary M. Cremans (1834-aft1900); Research Report/Photo on Caroline Tackitt Prather Sackman (1811-ca1896), d/o John & Sarah Hilyard Tackitt, who marr/1 Darius Prather 1821 in Sangamon Co., IL and marr/2 William Sackman, 1864 prob. in Fulton Co., IL. She d nr. Bethany, MO; Family Group Sheet on Charles A. Tackett (1867-abt 1900?), of IL, who marr. at Atchison Co., KS in 1896 to Mary Blanch Price (1872-1940); Family Data for Delilah Tackett (ca1825 SC-ca1870/79 MS), who marr. George Washington Hanson ca 1843 in SC - Delilah prob. d Lee or Pontotoc Co., MS; Recent Events (Including articles or obits on Sarah Hall Tackett (1895-1985), widow of Sheridan Tackett of Floyd Co., KY; Cordelia Johnson Tackett (1897-1985), first wife of James Madison Tackett, of Pike Co., KY; Caleb Tackett (1895-1984), s/o Jerry Tackitt, of Virgie, Pike Co., KY; Charles Ervin Tackett (1895-1985), s/o Ulysses Grant & Pricy Tackett Tackett, of Martin, Floyd Co., KY; and article/photo for 87th Birthday party of William Franklin "Frank" Tackett, s/o Willard Tackitt, of Long Fork, Pike Co., KY).

Vol. 22 No. 4 (1985) - A Special INDEX is available for the full year compiled by Joyce Larson.

Photo/Memorial for Lillian Ruth Calhoun Tackett (1906-1985), wife of Hassell Tackett of Pike Co., KY; Special Research Article on Johnson Co., KY (with map & documents); Recent Events (Including an obit for Cordia Childers Tackett (1896-1985), widow of Jefferson Tackitt, of Pike Co., KY); Member Queries: Need parents of Minerva Jane Tackett, b ca 1832, of AR, who marr. William George - couple moved to Washington & Garrard Co., KY aft 1850; Need info on Alsey Tackett who marr. Elisha Blevins at Floyd Co., KY (now Johnson Co.) in 1826 - Alsey previously had a son, named Hiram C. Tackett, by John Sizemore; Parents needed for Machell Tackett, b ca 1760, VA, who marr. Eleazer Lemaster at Amherst Co., VA in 1786; Need maiden name for Lydia, wife of Moranda Tackitt of Pope Co., AR; Is Jane Tackett, widow of John McElhaney who was killed at Fort Tackett, a d/o fort builder, Lewis Tackett, b ca 1730 - and the same as Jane McElhaney who marr. Charles Alsbury at Montgomery Co., VA in 1791?; Was Cynthia Tackett, b 1884, a dau or g'dau of John Tackett (b ca 1818) & Cynthia Pryor of Jasper Co., MO?; Need info on Benjamin F. Young, b 1855, Putnam Co., VA, a s/o Alexander S. & Sarah Stephenson Young - being descendants of Keziah Tackett Townsend Young of Kanawha Co., VA).

Vol. 23 No. 1 (1986)

Photos from the Past: re family of Walter James "Watt" Johnson (1842-1886), s/o Elisha & Martha Tackitt Johnson of Pike & Breathitt Co., KY; Special Report on the 1985 National Tackett Reunion (with numerous photos & narrative): (includes Keynote Speaker Jim W. Tackitt from Concord, CA; Eldest Tackett Descendant : Britton Columbus Burke, b 1889, of Pike / Floyd Co., KY; Largest Immediate Family: Lester & Lois Tackett of Virgie, Pike Co., KY with 12 family members present; also a photo of family members age 85/over in attendance: Britton C. Burke, 96, Florence Bryant Tackett, 91, Dona Tackett, 86, Grace Hall Shanklin, 86, Leland Sanford Hall, 87, Mary Benedict Hall, 85, & William Franklin "Frank " Tackett, 86).

Vol. 23 No. 2 (1986)

List of New Members; Review of book, Tackett Kith and Kin, by Elsie Anderson Hudson, being mostly on family of James & Mary Ann Martin Tackett of Long Fork, Pike Co., KY; Special Research Report w/photos, documents & maps, on family of Lewis B. Tackett (1811-1870), of Monroe Co., MS & Pope Co., AR, a son of Lancaster Tackitt of Knox Co., KY & Fayette Co., AL, and his Lewis' known wives, Sarah Dodd, b ca 1820, and Anna Cook, b ca 1820; An Update on Rev. Pleasant Tackitt, (1803-1887), of Pope Co., AR & Parker Co., TX, re record giving his place of birth as Henry Co., KY; A transcription of the 1857 Letter to "Uncle" Hilyard Tackitt (1808-1878), of Fannin Co., TX, from James H. George & Manervy J. Tackett George of Stanford, Lincoln Co., KY. It would appear, then, that Minerva George was a child of a sibling of Hilyard Tackitt.

Vol. 23 No. 3 (1986)

Photo from the Past & Family Group Sheet for family of Samuel Elbert Tackitt (1848-1920), s/o Abner H. Tackitt, and his wife, Sophia Matthews Tackitt (1852-1923), of Lafayette Co., MS; List of Donating Members for 1985; Notice re the publication of a series on the Lemaster Family of KY in The East Kentuckian, pub. by Clayton Cox of Lexington, KY; Recent Events: (including articles re death of Dollie Tackett Johnson (1894-1986), d/o Benjamin Tackett & Betty McCowan, from Floyd Co.; re death of William B. Tackett (1890-1986), s/o Benjamin Tackett & Betty McCown, from Weeksbury, Floyd Co., KY; The 102nd Birthday for Mary Adeline Tackett Yarger, in Savannah, MO, being a d/o Michael Tackett of Taylor Co., IA; re death of James Lafayette Tackett (1897-1986), s/o James Lafayette Tackett Sr., of Lonoke Co., AR; 50th Wedding Anniv. article/photo for Finis Tackett (s/o Hiram Tackitt) & Maudie Tackett (d/o Maryland Tackett) of Wales Pike Co., KY; Membership Distribution, showing number of members from the various branches of our family; Article re Postal Service Rules Against Beatrice Bayley Co. (marketers of "Family Heritage" books); Member Queries: Need parentage of Repps Osborn Duffer (1826-1904) b nr. Murfreesboro, TN; re first settlers on Long Fork of Shelby, Pike Co., KY, William Johnson Sr. and his brother-in-law, William Tackitt Sr. (1779-1851), being around 1816/1817; Need children of Holeman Rice, Rev. War Vet. and early settler in Bath Co., KY - he had daus. who marr. twin-brothers, Charles C. Tackett & George C. Tackett, sons of William Tackett III (1782-1852); Need parents/siblings for both George Pointer and his wife, Joannah Tackitt, who were marr. 1 Sep 1801 in Wayne Co., KY and later moved to Gasconade Co., MO; Naming Patterns used by many of our early foreparents - as example, the first sons was often named for the father's father.

Vol. 23 No. 4 (1986)

Photos from our Past: re Alonzo Lee Tackett (1875-1939) of Blackburn, MO, NM & Tacoma, Pierce Co., WA, a s/o Willis Hensley Tackett & Sidney Harrison of Cooper & Saline Co., MO; List of New & Sustaining Members; Recent Events: (Including 4 generation photo from Howard Russell Tackitt, b 1914, of Fresno, CA; article on a Tackett Reunion in Flatwoods, Greenup Co., KY, being descendants of Lewis Tackett & Lena Blankenship; obit of Gracie Victoria Tackett Little (1897-1986), d/o James Tackitt & Mary Ann Martin of Pike Co., KY; 50th Wedding Anniv., w/photo, of Mr. & Mrs. Rayburn L. Tackett, (wife's name not given) of Sulphur, LA, s/o Thomas Lee Tackett, of Pope Co., AR); Member Queries: Information needed on family of Coffee Tackett, b ca 1814 NC, d 1850's, Franklin Co., AL. One dau., Luisa J. Tackett marr. George Washington Hill, Sr.

Vol. 24 No. 1 (1987)

Family Data/Photo on Thomas H. Tackett (1841-1910), apparent s/o Jeremiah Tackett (ca1810-aft1865) of Morgan Co., IN; Genealogy Hucksters at it Again: Re "Elizabeth Ross Co.," sellers of "Family Albums; List of Donating Members for 1986; Family/Photo of Children of Maryland Tackett (1889-1920) & Dora Marie Burke Tackett (1878-1965), of Pike Co., KY; Special Report on the 1986 Tackett Reunion (Traveled the farthest: Ray & Coleen Benard of Kaysville, UT; Recent Events (Including article/photo on death of longtime Tackett Reunion Board member, Amil Little (1906-1986) of Long Fork, Pike Co., KY; Obit of 103 yr old Mary Adeline Tackett Yarger (1884-1987), of Savannah, MO; 95th Birthday article/photo on Mary Tackett Hillman, b 1891, Morgan Co., IN being a descendant of Jeremiah Tackett; Obit on Alkie Tackett, 1900-1987, of Lucasville, OH area, being a widow of Menifee Tackett who d in 1975; An obit on Adula Tackett, age 89 (1986) of Little Rock, AR, widow of Willie A. Tackett).

Vol. 24 No. 2 (1987)

Letter written 1854 from Elizabeth Lowe Bryant to her father, Fielding Lowe, of Morgan Co., KY (Elizabeth was the wife of John H. Bryant (ca1822-1866), a s/o Jesse W. Bryant & Sabrina Tackett; List of New Members; Map, "The Great Settlement Area,: showing Early Tackett Family Migration in VA/WV/KY/TN and area; RECENT EVENTS: (Including obit for Mrs. Willie Burris Tackett, age 94 (1987), widow of John Thomas Tackett of Pope Co., AR; Obit on Narcisco Ferrari (1893-1987), spouse of Earsie Tackett, d/o John & Bell Hall Tackett of Floyd Co., KY).

Vol. 24 No. 3 (1987)

Special Research Report which includes the Family Bible of John Preston Tackett (1851-1932), son of Robert Tackett, and his wife, Mary Elizabeth Riggs Tackett (1854-1910), of Carter & Elliott Co., KY, including numerous photos; List of Sustaining Members for 1986; List of New Members; RECENT EVENTS.

Vol. 24 No. 4 (1987)

A List of Minutes of the Old Reg. Baptist Church Donated by member, Mary Doolin Henderlight; RECENT EVENTS (Including obit on Arbit Tackett (1899-1987), s/o Newton Tackitt of Indian Creek, Pike Co., KY; Obit on Lillie Sword Tackett (1899-1986), widow of James Thomas Tackett, of Floyd Co., KY and Nampa, ID; Obit on Mrs. Ira Blanch Tackett (1888-1986), wife of Farrish Tackett, of Magoffin Co., KY and Piketon, OH; Obit on 103 yr. old Mark Tackett (1883-1986), of Moraine, OH; Obit on Lena Rebecca Russell Tackitt (1895-1986), widow of Eddy Leslie Tackitt, of Morgan Co., IN; Special Research Report on Tackitt Ancestry of Singer, Elvis Aron Presley (1935-1977), of Tupelo, MS; Research Report on some Tacketts in The Civil War, including the six sons of George Washington Tackitt & Hannah Osborne of Pike Co., KY; Photo/Article on Family of John Burks (1853-1921) and his wife, Virginia Smith (1860-1932), of Barnetts Creek, Johnson Co., KY. John was a son of Richard Burks & Sarah Tackitt, d/o Thomas Tackitt, b 1770NC, who were marr. 1835 in Pike Co., KY by Sarah's uncle, Elder William Tackitt Sr. (1779-1851); MEMBER QUERIES: Need information on the parents/siblings of James B. Tackett, s/o John Tackett, b ca1785, of Campbell Co., TN; Need information on family of William A. Cook , b ca 1824, and his wife, Nancy Caroline Tackett, b ca 1839, of Tishomingo Co., MS and family later to TX & NM; Looking for original copy of Land Deed for Hilyard Tackitt (1808-1878) when he first came to TX in 1844; Need info on family of Lewis Tackett, father of George Washington, Lewis & High Tackett of mid-1800's in Webster Co., MS; Need parents of Catherine Tackett, b 1789 NC, who marr. Benjamin Pennington, b 1783. They were in Spartansburg, SC and later in Fayette Co. [Lamar Co.], AL.

Vol. 25 No. 1 (1988)

A circa 1924 Article/Photo on Charles Pleasant Tackitt (1867-1930), s/o Rev. Pleasant Tackitt, of Parker Co., TX and Girard, Kent Co., TX - who "remembers the last Indian raid in Young Co. [TX]"; A 1938 Article on Ransom Diggs (1843-aft1938), of GA and Idabell, OK, who was marr. to Jane E. Tackett, d/o Lewis Tackett (ca1800-ca1849) of Laurens Co., SC; Transcription/Reproductions of the Hilyard Tackitt documents (Includes a 1853 letter to Hilyard Tackitt (1808-1878) from Peter L. Smith of Peoria, IL; A steam ship Shipping Invoice dated in the 1850's for Hilyard Tackitt of Bonham, TX for a "Corn Crusher & Hopper" ordered out of Oquawka, Henderson Co., IL; List of Sustaining Members for 1987; RECENT EVENTS: (Including an obit/photo for Hatler Tackett (1908-1988), son of Hiram Tackitt, of Wales, Pike Co., KY; Article/photo, "Historian with a camera is almost like a detective," re Jim W. Tackitt of Concord, CA; Obit on Boss Tackett (1899-1887), s/o Michael Tackett, of Campbell Co., TN; Obit on Demsey Cleo Renfroe (1903-1987), spouse of Georgia Lou Tackett Renfroe, of Giddings, TX; Obit on Maud Lillian Tackett West (1892-1987), d/o Henry Clay Tackett, of Canon City, CO; Obit on Ollie Clark Tackett (1896-1987), widow of Everett Lewis Tackett, who d in 1947, of Raceland, KY, but b. in Putnam Co., WV; Article/photo re 62nd Wedding Anniv. for Joe P. Tackett , b 1905, s/o Benjamin Tackett, and his wife, Lula Thompson Tackett, parents of 16 children, of Melvin, Floyd Co., KY; Obit for Luella M. Ross Tackett (1897-1988), widow of John N. Tackett, of Martinsville, Morgan Co., IN; MEMBER QUERIES: Need cemetery in Hunt Co., TX where John Hilyard Tackitt (1808-1878) and his wife, Louisa Richardson Tackitt, are buried; How many Tacketts from Pike & Floyd Co., KY marr. Osbornes?; Need parents of Mary Hood Tackett Myers Noel (1876- ), who marr. Moses Tackett, of Magoffin Co., KY; re John Q. David Tackett, s/o David T. Tackett (1790-1857), of Wayne Co., TN; Post Civil War information needed on Josephus Howell Tackitt (1839-1928), s/o Capt. Mann Darius Tackitt of Pope Co., AR and Parker Co. & Jack Co., TX

Vol. 25 No. 2 (1988)

An 1853 Letter written to Hilyard Tackitt (1808-1878), of Fannin Co., TX from Jane M. Stillman, of Lytlesville, McLean Co., IL; Some Highlights of the 29th Tackett Reunion (1987) - Showing Photo of attendees age 85 or Older: being Dona Tackett, b 1900, son of Abel "Scape" Tackitt, Allard Hall, b 1899, spouse of Dearie Elsie Tackett; William Franklin "Frank" Tackett, b 1898, son of Willard Tackett; Florence Bryant Tackett, b 1894, widow of William "Will" Tackett and Willard Burke, b 1901, son of Elder Mahlon Burke and widower of Mazie Tackett; Eldest Tackett: Florence Bryant Tackett, b 1894; Largest Family Clester & Virginia Tackett of Gallapolis, OH; A Reunion Diary: by Jim W. Tackitt (activities from July 9th to July 22nd); A List of Branches Represented at the Tackett Reunion; Recent Events: (Including obit/photo of Lillie Tackett Hall (1894-1987), of Weeksbury, Floyd Co., KY; Obit on Muriel Gertrude Tackett (1895-1987), widow of Samuel Harrison Tackett of Johnson Co., KY; Article/photo on 62nd Wedding Anniv. for Eligah Tackett & Mendie Tackett Tackett of Melvin, Floyd Co., KY; Obit on Nannie Brown Tackett (1895-1987), widow of Jack Tackett, of Carter & Rowan Co., KY; Member Queries: Would like to hear from anyone who remembered Stella Tackitt Little, died 1934 or 1935, d/o Abbey Tackitt of Indian Creek, Pike Co., KY; Genealogy Correspondence: Some Guidelines.

Vol. 25 No. 3 (1988)

Photos from our Past: re William Thomas Tackett (1847-1924), from Bath Co., KY, and his wife, Mary Ellen Culver Tackett (1857-1938), parents of our eldest active members, Ralph Miller Tackett, b 1894, Johnson Co., MO; List of New Members; Information re Newsome researcher, Denver E. Newsome; Research Report on family of George Pointer , b late 1700's, and his wife, Joannah Tackitt, b ca 1785, NC, of Wayne Co., KY and Gasconade Co., MO, Joannah being the assumed d/o William Tackitt Sr. , b ca 1750 - included is an 1873 letter written by William Pointer to his dau., Lucinda Delena Pointer Iven (1846-1922), from Prescott, AZ Terr.; List of Donating Members for 1987; RECENT EVENTS: (Including article/photo on 50th Wedding Anniv. for Forest Hampton & Lexie Tackett Hampton, of Long Fork, Pike Co., KY); An 1853 Letter written to "Dear Uncle" Hilyard Tackitt (1808-1878) of Fannin Co., TX from James Saffer (1828-1882) of Fulton Co., IL, being a son-in-law of Darius Prather & Caroline Elizabeth Tackitt, and the husband of Louisa Prather (1831-1912).

Vol. 25 No. 4 (1988)

Article on the 30th Annual Tackett Reunion (Eldest Tackett: to William Franklin "Frank" Tackett, b 1898; Traveled the farthest: Charles Franklin Bond II, of Berkeley, CA; A Major Research Report on the family of Lancaster Tackitt (ca1780-1848) and his wife, Elender (ca1780-1855), from Knox Co., KY to Fayette Co., AL. This report presents the Family Register in which names and dates of birth for all twelve children; List of New Members; RECENT EVENTS: (Includes photo/obit on member, James Howell Martin (1901-1988), of Trickham, TX, a s/o Tabitha Lee Tackitt; Obit/photo on 103 yr. old Ruth Arta Tackett Harville (1885-1988), d/o John Anderson Tackett of Montgomery Co., AR); Member Queries: Info needed on Mary Hood Tackett Myers, Noes (1876-1951), who marr. 1896 to Moses Tackett; Verifiable evidence needed re the parentage for Solomon Osborne (1765-1852), early settler on Indian Creek, Pike Co., KY; What was name of spouse of Peggy Osborne (b ca 1840), d/o Benjamin Osborne - Also verifiable proof needed re parentage of Jacob Johnson, b ca 1810. Was he a s/o Wm. Johnson Sr. (ca1779-1839) and his first wife, Sarah or Aley Tackitt?)

Vol. 26 No. 1 (1989)

SPECIAL REPORT w/photo on the family of Fanando Dee Tackett (1886-1969), and his wife, Sennie Evelyn Hale (1886-1970), of Pope Co., AR: An 1858 Letter from Thomas Milton Tackitt (1838-1915), to his "friends" - but in the collection of the papers of his father, John Hilyard Tackitt (1808-1878), of Bonham, TX; List of New & Sustaining Members; Where you can write to perhaps get further data on your Union Civil War ancestor; RECENT EVENTS: (Including Obit on Britton Columbus Burke (1889-1988); An interesting article on 83 yr. old Irene Bonefacius Tackett, widow of Arbit Tackett, who runs a grocery store at Naples, KY); How to fill out a Family Group Sheet; MEMBER QUERIES: re Where in Lee Co., VA did David M. Tackett (ca1829-aft1880) prior to moving to Estill Co., KY?; Needs information on Sebbia Tackett, "received by experience into The Cumberland River Baptist Church in 1812. Was she the same as Sabrina Tackett, b ca 1801, who later marr. Jesse W. Bryant?; Need foreparents of George W. Elliott, b ca 1854, VA, of Floyd Co., KY; Need ancestors of John Franklin Tackett, b ca 1883, KY, of Tyler Co., TX;   Need parents of George Tackett, b ca 1780 NC, and later settled in Lawrence Co., AL and Holmes Co., MS. He marr. Elizabeth Nicholson; Who were the parents of Joseph England who marr. Candace Osborne, d/o Solomon Osborne, on 3 Aug 1809 in Floyd [Pike] Co., KY. Joseph was living with his niece, Spicy Tackitt Anderson on the 1860 Pike Co., KY Census.

Vol. 26 No. 2 (1989)

Photo from the Past: Family of George Washington Tackett (1856-1821), s/o William Garland Tackett, and his 2nd wife, Permelia Caroline Runyan Tackett (1862-1943), of Campbell Co., GA, Montgomery Co., AR & Ellis Co., TX; List of Donating Members for 1988: Book/Video Review: a book, History of Old Time Baptist in America, by Elder Wesley Yonts, and The Birth of a Coal Mining Town: Jenkins, KY, a half-hour video; Important update re Tackett family from the 1772 Rowan Co., NC Tax Lists; An interesting account from the Greeley News, of Greeley, Anderson Co., KS, re the family of Asa Tackett of Linn Co., KS, s/o Samuel Tackett (ca1773/83-aft 1850); List of New Members; RECENT EVENTS: (Including article on 50th Wedding Anniv. of Luther Tackett ( s/o Spurlock Tackett) & Georgina York Tackett, of Drift, Floyd Co., KY; Obit of Wayne Tackett (1902-1988), s/o Moses Tackett, of Staffordsville, Johnson Co., KY; Obit of Jesse B. Tackett (1900-1987, s/o George Washington Tackett, of Louisa, KY - formerly of Magoffin Co., KY; MEMBER QUERIES: Desire information on parents of Hiram C. Tackett (1818-1913) and wife, Lucinda Shaver, of the Staffordsville, Johnson Co., KY area; What city or area in France did the early Tacquett family live?; Who were the parents of Caleb Collier, who marr. Mary/Polly Osborne (d/o Benjamin Osborne) in 1836 in Pike Co., KY by Elder William Tackitt Sr. (1779-1851).

Vol. 26 No. 3&4 (1989)- A Special Double Issue

SPECIAL REPORT/Photo on Family of Mary Ella Tackett Poe (1873-1923), d/o Lancaster Columbus Tackett, who marr. Richard Monroe Poe in 1892 at Pope Co., AR; List of New Members; SPECIAL REPORT/Photos on Family of Green Asbury "Pink" Tackett (1857-1932), s/o John Green Starkes Tackett, who marr/1 Harriet Lavinia Gaddis in 1877 at Montgomery Co., AR and marr/2 Mary Ardelia Kelsoe in 1889; An 1853 letter written from Peoria, IL by E.G. Johnson, to John Hilyard Tackitt (1808-1878), of Bonham, Fannin Co., TX; A Report on a Family Reunion in Washington Co., AR, being descendants of William Henry Tackett & Frances Ardinia Baird Tackett; A Report on a Family Reunion in Cabin Creek, Johnson Co., AR, being descendants of Lewis B. Tackett (1811-1870), from AL/MS to Pope Co., AR; Article, w/photos, "Reunions Remembered," by Sue Bond Pendleton (1930-1989), a descendant of Jasper "Jay" Tackitt & Sarah Johnson Tackitt of Long Fork, Pike Co., KY; "A Tribute to Bessie Tackett Osborne ,"(1900-1989) as written by her son, Roger Osborne; An Update on progress on our Computer Files; RECENT EVENTS: (Includes article on the children of William Harvey Tackett (1888-1966), getting together in Mills Co., IA; Obit for Hattie Tackett Stone (1901-1986), d/o James B. Tackett, of Olive Hill, Carter Co., KY, widow of William R. Stone; Obit for Annie Tackett Tackett (1897-1988), d/o William Tackett & Julia Hopkins, of Pike Co., KY, and widow of Carl Kimberlain).

Vol. 27 No. 1 (1990) - Starting with this issue format changed to 8.5" x 11"

COVER: Photo of Headstone, w/brief family data for Elijah G. Lemaster and wife Sarah Trimble of Johnson Co., KY [Elijah Lemaster being a g'son of Eleazer & Machell Tackett Lemaster from Amherst Co., VA to Johnson Co., KY; A "Pie Chart" showing distribution of membership in major branches; Column: Computer Input; List of Sustaining Members for 1989; Special Report on the 1989 National Tackett Reunion (Keynote Speaker: Jay D. Bond; Traveled the Farthest: Joyce Lee Tackett Larson of Brea, CA; Largest Family: Family of Arnold Eugene & Alma Little Tackett of Melvin, KY; Eldest Tackett Present: Florence Bryant Tackett, born 1894; Longest Married: tie between Finis & Maudie Tackett Tackett of Wales, KY and Woodrow & Esther Johnson Hinchman from Davin, WV); A Daily Reunion Diary by Jim W. Tackitt; Recent Events; Member Queries: Information wanted on John Green Starkes Tackett (1832-1898) and wife, Mary Ann Driggers of SC/GA and Montgomery Co., AR; Information wanted on George W. Tackett, b 1817, AL of Tishomingo Co., MS; Would like to correspond with others researching line of Jeremiah Tackett, b ca 1810, KY & Amaziah Tackett, b ca 1817, VA, of Morgan Co., IN; More information needed on family of Samuel Tackett, b ca 1773/83, from Kanawha Co., VA to Cedar Co., MO.

Vol. 27 No. 2 (1990)

COVER: Photo of Headstone, w/brief family data of Solomon Osborne (1765-1852), of Indian Creek, Pike Co., KY; Special Research Report, w/photos, on Family of Wade Hampton Tackett (1888-1964) & wife, Minnie Sota Hale (1888-1968) of Pope Co., AR; List of Donating Members for 1989: Documents from the Hilyard Tackitt Collection (Includes an 1854 billing to Hilyard Tackitt for blacksmithing work from Thomas Ragsdale; an 1854 letter re a Deed of 318 acres to Hilyard Tackitt from Vincent B. Tims; 1854 & 1855 Receipts to Hilyard Tackitt; an 1855 bill of sale for some horses between Hilyard Tackitt & Jackson Lackey; an 1856 tax receipt "recd. at Bonham [TX]"; List of New Members; Photo/article on a Tackett Reunion at Johnson Co., AR re family of Wade Hampton Tackett; Last Will of Alsey Tackett Blevins (ca1797-aft1890) of Lee Co., VA and Johnson Co., KY, and other data on Alsey, mother of Hiram C. Tackett (1818-1913); Research Report on Family of Solomon Osborne (1765-1852) of Indian Creek, Pike Co., KY; Recent Events (Includes obit of Demia Ruth Langford Tackett (1895-1987) of N. Little Rock, AR; Obit of Alexander N. Tackett (1891-1978) of Perry Co., AR; Obit of Cora Story Tackett (1894-1990) of Hector, Pope Co., AR; Photo of Mr. & Mrs. Forest Harold Tackett on 50th Wedding Anniv. from Tabor, IA); Amusing article on Mountain English.

Vol. 27 No. 3&4 (1990)

COVER: Photo of headstone for Civil War Veteran Harvey & Mary Ann "Jane" Kinney Tackitt of Pike Co., KY; Special Research Report, w/photos, on Family of Harvey Tackitt (1837-1928), Civil War veteran from Pike Co., KY; The 1894 Marriage Consent Form for Sylvester Tackett of Carter Co., KY; List of New Members, #821-#830; Tackett Members in The Gulf War; Documents from the Hilyard Tackitt Collection (An 1859 letter from Los Angeles Co., CA, written by Wayne Hilyard Tackitt, b 1835, to his father, Hilyard Tackitt; An 1859 letter from Sebastian Co., AR written by Tolbert Pierce Tackitt, b 1831, to his father, Hilyard Tackitt; The 1859 copy of a Land Patent to Hilyard Tackitt for 320 acres of land entered in 1854 Fannin Co., TX); Special Research Report, w/photos, on Family of Civil War veteran, Lancaster Columbus Tackett (1843-1918), from Monroe Co., MS to Pope Co., AR; Tackett Miscellany (Includes information on the book, Pike Co., KY Death Records, 1849-1909; information on proposed Memorial Stone for Solomon Osborne, and other data); Recent Events: (Including, among numerous other articles - Obit/photo of Elder Eddie Tackett (1909-1990) of Pike Co., KY; Obit of Farrish Lee Tackett (1888-1988), of Magoffin Co., KY and Waverly, OH; Obit of Effie Mae Sissell Tackett (1900-1990), widow of Riley G. Tackett, of Johnson Co., KY and West Portsmouth, OH ; Obit for member, Belle Hall Tackett (1904-1990), widow of Mark Tackett, of Pike Co., KY and Ashland, KY; Obit for Sylvester Martin (1899-1989) of Wales, Pike Co., KY; Member Queries : re Information needed on family of Coffee Tackett, b ca 1814, NC, son of Phillip, of Franklin Co., AL and Ashley Co., AR; Information needed on Lewis Tackett III (ca1730-aft1830) of Kanawha Co., VA/WV (Editor's Note gives assumed children of this Lewis); Need parents of Alsey Tackett who marr. Elisha Blevins at Floyd [Johnson] Co., KY in 1826.

Vol. 28 No. 1 (1991)

COVER: Copy of the Discharge Certificate from the War of 1812 for John Wesley Tackitt (1795-1873), son of Nimrod Tackitt, of Monroe Co., VA and Johnson Co., MO; Special Research Report on Family of William Tackett (ca1804-aft1870) of Tishomingo Co., MS and Polk Co., AR; List of New Members, #831-#840; Tackett Miscellany (Includes data on Social Security Records on Tacketts; Recent Events (includes, among other data, 90th Birthday Article on Callie Elswick Tackett, b 1900, widow of H.L. Tackett, of Pike Co., KY and Ashland, KY; Obit on Dorsie Mullins Tackett (1900-1989), widow of Grover Cleveland Tackett, of Pike Co., KY and Allen Park, MI; Obit on Barbara Newsome Tackett (1894-1989), widow of Milton Tackett, of Pike Co., KY; 50th Wedding Anniv. photo/article on Luther Tackett & Lucille Morgan Tackett, of Carter Co., KY and Ashland, KY; Obit on King Tackett (1883-1970), s/o Jesse Tackett, of Floyd Co., KY and Big Creek, WV; 65th Wedding Anniv, photo/article on George W. Burke (1901-1989) & Flossie Osborne Burke (1906-1989) of Pike Co., KY and Westwood, KY, along with their obits; 50th Wedding Anniv. photo/article on Mr. & Mrs. William E. Tackett and Gladys Ward Tackett of Findlay, OH in 1989; Obit on Mary E. Tackett Hillman (1891-1989), d/o George Tackett, b 1868, of Morgan Co., IN; Obit of Hilza Osborne McCown Tackett (1897-1989), widow of Eli Tackett, of Long Fork, Pike Co., KY.

Vol. 28 No. 2 (1991)

COVER: Photo/data on Elias Frank Tackett (ca1851-1900) and wife, Rebecca C. Moore (ca1856-1915), of Polk Co., AR and McAlester, OK; Special Research Report, w/photos, on Family of Michael Tackett (1852-1903), s/o Lewis Young Tackett, of Taylor Co., IA; Family Lines of our Members Age 80/Over; Narrative article on the 1985 Tackett Reunion in Pike Co., KY, by Sue Bond Pendleton; World War II Story by John Holt [aka Sterling Tackett]; List of New Members, #841-#850; Tackett Miscellany (Includes more on proposed Memorial Stone for Solomon Osborne, 1765-1852; report on items in book, Place Names of Pike Co., KY; List of Donating Members; Tacketts & Allied Families in the 1800 Lee Co., VA Tax Lists; Recent Events (Includes, among other articles, Obit of Laura Nutter Crowder Tackett (1903-1989), widow of Martin Tackett, of Owen Co., KY and Morehead, Rowan Co., KY; Obit for Allard Hall (1899-1990), s/o Willard Hall, of Long Fork, Pike Co., KY.

Vol. 28 No. 3 (1991)

COVER: Family Portrait/family data, for Math & Sarah Jane Tackett Baker, of Pope Co., AR; Special Research Report, w/photos, on Family of Abner H. Tackett (1853-1898), of Monroe Co., MS and Pope Co., AR; List of Sustaining Members for 1990; Article [prose], "Cousins," by Sue Bond Pendleton; Tackett Miscellany (includes article, "Consumer Beware," regarding one of the recent genealogy shams entitled, The Tackett Family News, published by a firm out of Midvale, UT and Denver, CO; and reports on Tackett Branch Reunions in Russellville, AR and Ft. Gibson, OK; Article, "Little Glory in Weeksbury, KY, but it will ever be home," by Jeffrey Dale Damron; Civil War Record re James B. Tackett of Campbell Co., TN; List of New Members, #851-#860; Recent Events (Includes, in addition to other articles, Obit on Solomon "Sollie" Hudson (1903-1987), s/o Andy & Delilah Tackett Hudson, of Long Fork, Pike Co., KY; Article/Obit/Photos on Elmina Carey Johnson Little Dyer (1899-1989), of Etty, Pike Co., KY and South Webster, OH, along w/photo of her first husband, Releford Little (1899-1921); An article on a 1991 Tackett Reunion at Greenup Co., KY; The 1991 68th Wedding Anniv., w/photo, of Frank Elkins & Lela Tackett Elkins, d/o Reck Tackitt, of Beefhide, Pike Co., KY; Obit of Rilla Tackett Hall (1900-1988), d/o Wm. Tackett, of Melvin, Floyd Co., KY; Article w/photo on the 1991 70th Wedding Anniv. for Francis Marion (s/o Willis Tackitt) & Hattie Tackett Tackett (d/o Hiram Tackitt) of Indian Creek, Pike Co., KY.

Vol. 28 No. 4 (1991) - Special Price Edition

COVER: Portrait/brief family data for Enos & Susannah "Sookey" Johnson Tackitt, of Pike Co., KY; Special Research Report w/numerous photos, Bible Records & old letters on the Family of William "Buck" Tackitt Jr. (1809-1894) and Sarah Caudill Jr. (1813-1898) of Long Fork, Pike Co., KY; List of New Members, #861-#870; Article, Computers & Genealogy, by member, John Richard Tackett Jr.; List of Members connected to the telecommunication system, PRODIGY; Recent Events (Including, among other records - Obit on John Tackett (1893-1990), s/o Freeland N. Tackett, of Grethel, Floyd Co., KY; An interesting article on 105 yr. old Sarah Jane Runyon Tackett, b 1885 (2nd wife of John B. Tackett, ca1868-1954, of Floyd Co.,, KY) and her son, Russell Tackett, meet in same nursing home in WV).

Vol. 29 No. 1 (1992) -

Special Report on the 33rd National Tackett Reunion (1991), with photos & commentary; 1991 Sustaining Members; Photo: The old George Washington Hall Home on Shelby Creek, Pike Co., KY; Mrs. Tackett, The Captive [Story of an Indian Attack & Escape in the 1790's, Kanawha Co., VA]; Civil War Document: Johnson Tackitt, b ca 1825 of Tishomingo Co., MS; Tackett Miscellany: "Consumer Beware," A Tackett Reunion in Estill Co., KY; lengthy article on: Thomas Tackett (1895-1990), "Oldest WW I Veteran in Carter Co., KY; Recent Events.

Vol. 29 No. 2 (1992) -

COVER: Photo/family data of headstone near Staffordsville, KY for Elder Hiram C. Tackett (1818-1913) and his wife Lucinda Shavers Tackett (1828-1909); Special Family Report: The Family of Samuel Columbus Tackett (1881-1946) of Pope Co., AR; A Daily Diary & Photos: The KY trip of Jim & Shirley Tackitt for the 1991 National Tackett Reunion; Recent Events.

Vol. 29 No. 3 (1992) -

COVER: Photo/family data: Levi Tackett (1820-1909) and his wife Susannah Tackett Tackett (1829-1900) of Johnson/Magoffin Co., KY; Special Family Report: The Family of John Tackett (ca1800-1847) and his wife Sarah Pelphrey from Floyd Co., KY to Madison Co., AR; List of New Members, #871-900; 1958 letter to Heidi Lynn Tackitt from Henry Elonzo Tackitt (1876-1961) from Altus, OK; Civil War Documents: John C. Tackett, b 1823 of Bath Co., KY and Grundy/Johnson Co., MO; List of Donating Members for 1991; Recent Events: Includes 50th Wedding Anniv. photo/brief article on Ivan & Bessie Rike Tackett of Mooresville, Morgan Co., IN and numerous obits & other articles.

Vol. 29 No. 4 (1992) -

Special Family Report: The Family of Jesse T. (1839-1922) & Serena Wood-Perot Tackett (ca1842-1916) of Pope Co., AR; A 1991 Tackett Reunion at Pope Co., AR; List of New Members, #901-930; Special Report on the 34th National Tackett Reunion (1992), with photos & commentary; Tackett Miscellany: Includes a "Consumer Warning," "Computer Input" and a note on the LDS Ancestral Files available at their Family History Centers; Recent Events: Includes article & photo of first visit with family in America by Anthony Garland Tackett from England; 90th Birthday of Louise Hughes Hobbs of Pikeville; article on 90 yr. old Lottie Tackett (Mrs. Sherman) of Muskogee, OK & numerous obits and other articles.

Vol. 30 No. 1 (1993) -

COVER: Headstone/family data for Mason Tackett (1901-1958), s/o John B., of Floyd Co., KY Special Family Report: The Moses Burke Family (1841-1933), and children by wives (1) Elvina Hall (ca 1845-1895), (2) Elizabeth Tackitt (1877-1918), and (3) Betty Mitchell (1849-1934), all of Pike Co., KY; Tackett Miscellany:: Consumer Warning; 99th Birthday w/photo of our eldest member, Ralph Miller Tackett; Civil War Record: Enoch Tackett, b ca1798, VA, resident of St. Louis Co., MO; An 1871 letter written by War of 1812 Veteran, John Wesley Tackitt (1795-1873) of Monroe Co., VA and Johnson Co., MO; Some Cemetery Records of Johnson Co., MO; A 1992 Tackett Reunion at Fort Gibson, OK (descendants of Moranda Tackitt of Pope Co., AR); List of Donating Members for 1992; Recent Events: Includes photo/article on 50th Wedding Anniv. of Mr. & Mrs. Jesse James Damron of Pike Co., KY and Stilwell, OK, and numerous obits and other articles.

Vol. 30 No. 2 (1993) -

COVER: Headstones/family data for Isaac Ward Tackitt (s/o Nimrod) & his wife, Amanza Jane Brunnemer Tackitt of Monroe/Allegheny Co., VA & Morgan Co., IN; Special Family Report: The Willis Hensley Tackett Family (1826-1898) of Saline, Cooper & Pettis Co., MO; [Willis Hensley Tackett likely being a son of Berryman Tackitt, c1770-c1827]; Diary of Georgia M. Johnson Tackett (1886-1957) (Mrs. Alonzo "Lonzo" Lee Tackett), family from Missouri to NM to Washington state; List of Sustaining Members for 1992; List of New Members, #931-960; Recent Events: numerous obits and other articles.

Vol. 30 No. 3 (1993) -

COVER: At the 1909 deathbed of Nathan Thomas Tackett are his parents, Jasper & Sarah Johnson Tackitt and sister Cordelia Tackett Bond, and her husband, Dr. Charles Franklin Bond, all of Pike Co., KY; Special Family Report: The Clayton H. Tackett Family (1895-1983) of Greenup Co., KY; Article on Lester Tackett: Remembers 41 years with C&O Railroad (Greenup Co., KY); 1862 letter written by Isaac Ward Tackitt of Morgan Co., IN, a son of Nimrod Tackitt Sr., of Monroe Co., VA; Tackett Miscellany: Pike Co., KY Marr. Book for sale, a Weeksbury, KY family; a 1994 Pope Co., AR Tackett Reunion; Dixie Johnson, cover model for 1951 Popular Photography magazine; a J.D. Bond poem; Photo of Family Tree Quilt by Draxie Hamilton Newsome of McDowell, KY; Tackett Photo Album: The Allard & Cordelia Hampton Tackitt Family of Pike Co., KY, ca 1943; Some Tackett veterans of the past: Howard Russell Tackitt, Gerald Sam Williams, Doyle Lee Tackett, Cedric Samuel Poe and V.O. Tackett and two very interesting circa 1929 student class photos of several dozen students and family at elem. school on Long Fork of Shelby, Pike Co., KY; Graveyards: an article by Sue Bond Pendleton re her impressions after the 1985 Tackett Reunion; Hilyard Tackitt Letter: 1866 letter from Hilyard's son, Wayne Hilyard Tackitt; The Brammer Family, short article on this Hale, Missouri family; Recent Events: Numerous obits and other articles; Queries: Phillip Tackitt & Betsea Pointer of Wayne Co., KY and Gasconade Co., MO; Nancy Eveline Tackett Wiley of Johnson Co., KY; James B. & Obedience Hatfield Tackett of Campbell Co., TN; Mariah Waine Tackitt Victory, dau of Moranda, of Pope Co., AR; Jeremiah & Wm. Tackett from Knox Co., KY to Morgan Co., IN; Thomas Tackett & Elizabeth McCowan connection of Hawkins Co., TN to Laurel Co., KY; Louisa Jane McCown of Floyd Co., KY; Martha Jane Tackitt Pennington of Lamar Co., AL

Vol. 30 No. 4 (1993) -

COVER: Hassell (1903-1994) & Lillian Ruth Calhoun Tackett a founder of The Tackett Reunion, of Pike Co., KY; Hassell Tackett: Memorial article with numerous photos; The 1993 Tackett Reunion: Article with numerous photos; 1993 Reunion Diary: A daily diary of events, with numerous photos, in Pike & Floyd Co., KY between July 7 and July 20 by Jim W. Tackitt.

Vol. 31 No. 1 (1994) -

COVER: Family of Thomas Lee & Julia Mae Caudle Tackett of Pope Co., AR; Article, w/photos, on the Thomas Lee & Julia Mae Caudle Tackett of Pope Co.; List of New Members, #981-1000; Article, A Granddaughter's Memory, on Flossie Lee Tackett Miles (1901-1979), of Montgomery Co., AR and Live Oak, Sutter Co., CA; The Family of James McKinley & Flossie Lee Tackett Miles of Montgomery Co., AR and Live Oak, Sutter Co., CA; List of Donating Members for 1993; Tackett Miscellany: Computer Input column; Chief John Alfred Tahquette of Cherokee, NC; Photo of James Kenneth Tackitt & James Wm. Tackitt (1994); Recent Family Events: Death of our late member, Patricia Tackett Vallance of Encinitas, CA, and other misc. news.

Vol. 31 No. 2 (1994) -

COVER: Family of William Thomas & Mary Ellen Culver Tackett of Bath Co., KY and Johnson Co., MO; List of New Members, #1001-1024; Tackett Photo Album: Photos of Elizabeth Tackett Dyson, Evelyn Tackett & Thomas Banks Shepherd, Jr., taken at Greenwood, MS; Photo of Phillip & Debbie Simpson Cunningham; Two large group photos of numerous Tacketts & kin on Long Fork [Hartley], KY ca 1943/45; Tackett Miscellany: Photo of Charles & Cheryl Lyndell Day White; short article on Taquet [origin of the game of golf]; article on Documentation Necessary; Photo of Birma Imogene Bell Sanders & William Howard Jackson; Review of book: Pike County - A Very Different Place; Photo of the Mark Scott Tackett & Nancy Trammell Tackett family of Lexington, KY, our 1000th member; Documents from The Hilyard Tackitt Collection: an 1876 letter from John & Jane Hooper to Hilyard Tackitt; an 1864 Confederate Tax Receipt to Hilyard Tackitt; and an 1861 letter to "Dear Bro." from "Jo." [persons not identified but was in the collection of letters to Hilyard Tackitt; Recent Family Events Includes obit and photos on our late member, Arnold Eugene Tackett of Melvin, KY and 50th Wedding Anniv. photo and short article on members Betty Marie Cochran and Bill Davidson of East Moline, IL; and other articles.

Vol. 31 No. 3 - (1994) -

COVER: Cornelius & Luinda Tackitt Little of Long Fork, Pike Co., KY; Feature article on Cornelius Little (1858-1936), son of Moses Little, and his wife, Luinda Tackitt (1862-1945), dau of Abel Tackitt [contains numerous photos]; Article on old Tackett portrait in need of restoration of Charles Addison Tackett (1814-1896), post-Civil War Clerk of Court for Stafford Co., VA, includes photo of area historian Judge John Tackett Goolrick, (1843-1925); Tackett Miscellany Reviews on books on Branham & Osbornes families; photos of Mary Lynn Slone and some members of her family; Charles Stephen "Steve" Bond, baby photo of twins, Julius Caesar & Tulius Cicero Hall, b 1916, of Weeksbury, KY; Tackett Photo Album: Includes of photos of Hiram Tackitt (1861-1942), his 2nd wife, Ella Henson Tackitt (1878-1971), Emanuel Hall (1856-1948), Stephen Osborne (1864-1949), all of Pike Co., KY; Richard Tackett (1907-1971) of Jenkins, KY; Uel Leofwin Tackett, b 1920, and his bro., Milton Wayne Tackett, b 1926, from Thurber, TX; and 1923 wedding photo of James, b 1889 & Tina Johnson Johnson, b 1904, of Floyd Co., KY; Recent Family Events: Includes 1994 50th Wedding Anniv. photo & brief article on Charles & Mary Lou Tackett Keeton of Portsmouth, OH & Avon Park, FL; lengthy obit article on Delpha W. Plymale Barclift, (1898-1995), descendant of Francis "Lyin' Frank" Tackitt of Pike Co., KY; and other articles.

Vol. 31 No. 4 - (1994) -

COVER: Copy of the Original 1828 Marriage Bond for Wm. Tackitt Jr. & Sarah Caudill Jr. of Pike Co., KY; 36th Annual Tackett Reunion (1994), article with numerous photos; Sustaining Members for 1993; Recent Family Events: Includes 1995 50th Wedding Anniv. photo & brief article on Jesse Edward & June Moore Tackett of Flatwoods, KY; Mesias Hall: Floyd Co., KY Pioneer, article & photos on this progenitor of a large number of Tackett descendants from Pike & Floyd Co., KY; Documents from The Hilyard Tackitt Collection: Includes (1) an 1878 letter from Thomas Milton Tackitt to Hilyard Tackitt; (2) an 1852 Invoice for Hilyard Tackitt of Bonham, TX; (3) an 1874 letter from Wayne Hilyard Tackitt to Hilyard Tackitt [written from Santa Cruz Co., CA to Hunt Co., TX], and (4) and an 1853 Telegraph message to Hilyard Tackitt.

Vol. 32 No. 1&2 - (1995) - Special Double Issue

COVER: Preston (1855-1935) & Pernetta Tackett (1856-1942) Newsom(e), of Pike Co., KY; Featured article, with numerous photos, on the family of Tapley Tackitt (1824-1908) and his wife, Elizabeth Hamilton Tackitt (1825-1890), of Pike & Floyd Co., KY. Tapley was a son of George W. & Hannah Osborne Tackitt Sr., and Elizabeth Hamilton was a d/o Jesse & Pherinah Hall Hamilton; Donating Members for 1994; Tackett Miscellany among other data, includes data on Genealogy Scams, Corrections, a review of book on Mullins family, request for Minutes of The Old Reg. Baptist Church, and Computer Input column; Documents from THE HILYARD TACKITT COLLECTION, Includes an 1833 deed transcription from Macoupin Co., IL: Hilyard Tackitt to Joseph Hilyard and mentions John M. Hilyard and Louisa Tackitt, wife of Hilyard; a 1853 letter to Hilyard Tackitt of Bonham, Fannin Co., TX from Vincent B. Tims, of Doansville, TX; and a circa 1860 letter from Wm. Alexander Davis to his brother-in-law, A.D. "Dan" Smith, husband of Louisa "Lou" George Tackitt Smith; Tackett Photo Album: Photos of The George Washington Hall generations of KY [ca1946), Henry Elonzo Tackitt, and two dtrs., of Altus, OK (1954), Photo of brothers, Henry Elonzo Tackitt (1876-1960), John Milton Tackitt (1878-?) and Benjamin Tolbert Tackitt (1881-1950), all sons of Tolbert Pierce Tackitt (1831-1890); The family of Herman Sylvester Tackitt (1892-1967) and his wife, Hattie Emaline Cotter Tackitt (1895-1981), of Fulton Co., AR; Photo of Carl Dwight Tackitt (1911-1978) and his wife, Lucy Jane Frazier Tackitt, b 1916, taken in the 1970's, of Ozark Co., MO and a photo of their son, Larry Dwight Tackitt, b 1938, also from the 1970's.

Vol. 32 No. 3&4 (1995) - Special Double Issue

COVER: Family of James Henry (1859-1943) & Arminta Meadows Robinson (1865-1931) Family of Chillicothe, OH; Featured article, with numerous photos, on the family of Thomas Jefferson Wilson Tackett (1855-1921), s/o Sherwood Tackett, of Carter Co., KY, and his wife, Mary Ann "Polly" Hicks (1858-1934), d/o Henry Hicks; Tackett Photo Album: Headstone for Tapley Tackitt, 1824-1908, The James & Alva Tackett Saunders family of KY, Coni Wilson Bowman & Cecil Mary Tackitt Johnson, Headstones for Phillip & Annis Tackitt and Sherman Lewis & Rebecca Tackitt of MO, Carole Tackett Kelly and Marilyn Tackett Richmond of MS; 1928-1929 class photo of Lower Long Fork School, Pike Co., KY; Poem/photo by Anel Lee Tackett Hampton, Virgie, KY; Family lines of New Members, #1025-#1052; Documents from the Hilyard Tackitt Collection [Texas], Includes: 1866 letter from Wayne Hilyard Tackitt to his father; an 1866 letter from Wayne Hilyard Tackitt to his parents; another 1866 letter from Wayne Hilyard Tackitt to his parents; an 1866 letter from Wayne Hilyard & Washington Cass Tackitt to their sister, Sarah Jane Tackitt Davis (Mrs. Wm. H.); an 1870 letter from Louisa George Tackitt Smith to her father, Hilyard Tackitt, and sisters; Tackett Miscellany: includes 1935 article on shooting of Seland Cook, of Jack's Creek, KY; 1964 article on "camp out" of J.D. Bond family in KY; a "Cease and Desist" order against "Halbert's" of Bath, OH; search for Viet Nam war veteran known only as "Rev. Tackett;" Recent Family Events: includes, among other items: Landon Tackett Named Grand Marshall for 1995 Apple Festival Parade; 50th Wedding Anniv. for Landon & Esta Mae Martin Tackitt of Hager Hill, KY; "Dean of Monroe Co., Indiana, Lawyers has no plants to retire:" about Sylvan Wright Tackitt, b 1908, of Bloomington, IN, a descendant of Nimrod Tackitt Sr., c1765-1837, thru his son, Indiana Legislator, Isaac Ward Tackitt.

1996 is being skipped and 1997 will start with Vol. 33: No. 1

Vol. 33 No. 1 (1997)

COVER: Leah Deane Tackett with Joshua Tackett & Amanda Nicole Williams; From The Editor's Desk; Article & Photos about the 37th Annual Tackett Reunion[1995]; Recent Family Events; The Tackett Reunion: A Daily Diary, with photos, by Jim W. Tackitt.

Vol. 33 No. 2 (1997)

COVER: Wiley Albert "Doc" Tackitt, Joseph Howell Tackitt & Leona Tackitt Walsh, being children of Capt. Mann Darius Tackitt, 1815-1863. Reproduction of original 1861 document about Capt. Mann Darius Tackitt. Several transcriptions of mid-1800 era Bath Co., KY records re William Tackett III, 1782-1852. List of New Members, $1053-#1091. Recent Family Events. Includes, among numerous other articles, an article/photo on 65th Wedding Anniv. of Andrew Chester "Brownie" Tackitt & wife, Lena Stone Tackitt, of Knox Co., TX; article/photo on 50th Wedding Anniv. of Granville & Ruby Burke Little, of Virgie, KY; Article/photo on 63rd Wedding Anniv. of Hassell & Dessie Frances Johnson Hampton, of River Rouge, MI; Article/Photo on 60th Wedding Anniv. of Jay Darwin "J.E." & Jennie Crawford Bond of DeLand, FL; and the obit of the "Eldest Tackett" at numerous National Tackett Reunions, William Franklin "Frank" Tackett, 1898-1995, of Virgie, KY.

Vol. 33 No. 3&4 (1997)

COVER: Photo of some of the family of William Parker (1824-1891) and Mary Jane Tackett Parker (1824-1893). Mary Jane being a dau. of Samuel Tackett, c1773-1859, from Kanawha Co., VA to Cedar Co., MO by 1850; The Marshall Meron Tate (1881-1929) & Amanda Jane Tackett Tate (1880-1966) family of Pope Co., AR, Amanda being a dau. of Lancaster Columbus Tackett (article & photos); Tackett lines for New Members of The Tackett Family Assn., members #1092-1109; "Old Letters/Stafford Co., VA," one written 1833 and the other written in 1907. These are relating to the family of Col. John Tackett (1788-1854) from Stafford Co., VA to Shelby Co., IL; "Tackett Miscellany: being articles on "The Beginner's Guide to Using Tax Lists," A discussion on the questionable claim of Pocahantas Ancestry by descendants Hannah Bowling, wife of Solomon Osborne, 1765-1852; " an 1867 Texas letter written by Lewis Lycurgus Tackitt, 1840-1929, a son of Rev. Pleasant Tackitt from Parker Co., TX, an update on the previous Tapley Tackitt article from issue 32:1&2, and a "humorous" 1835 Pike Co., KY court record written by James Bevins, J.P.; Documents from the Hilyard Tackitt Collection [Texas], Includes: (1) an 1873 letter written by Andrew Daniel Smith to his father-in-law, John Hilyard Tackitt, from Woodburn, IL to Hunt Co., TX (2) an 1873 letter written by Louisa George Tackitt Smith to her father, John Hilyard Tackitt, and sisters from Woodburn, IL to Hunt Co., TX, (3) an 1874 letter written by John & Jane Hooper to John's half-bro., John Hilyard Tackitt, from Clinton, Henry Co., MO to Hunt Co., TX, and (4) an 1876 letter from John Hilyard Tackitt, of "West Caddow, Hunt Co.," TX, to his dau. and son-in-law, Sarah Jane Tackitt Davis (1842-1922) and Wm. Alexander Davis of Bonham, Fannin Co., TX mailed at "Greenville, TX; Numerous obits, article on Rev. Mark Tackett, of Floyd Co., KY, named "Bi-vocational Pastor of the Year for Kentucky," an article on former Floyd Co. resident, and an Abel Tackitt descendant, Chief-of-Police, Darrell Hamilton of North East, Cecil Co., MD, an article on the "Jeffery Tackett Law Enforcement Safety Act" of Florida was recently passed, article on Angela Lenore Tackett, 13 year old singer from Virgie, KY who was awarded the Female Vocalist Award and Female Entertainer Award by the North America Country Music Association International; and an article on Dr. Edith Boyer Schuman Tackitt (Mrs. Sylvan Wright Tackitt), who was honored by her hometown, Plymouth, IN, where she graduated from high school in 1923.

Vol. 34 No. 1 (1998-99)

COVER: Photo of family of Wiley Preston Tackett (1838-1907) & Melissa J. Underwood Tackett (c1845-1915), of Douglas Co., Georgia. Wiley Preston being a son of Lewis Tackett, c1790-c1841, of Spartansburg/Laurens Co., SC; SPECIAL 1996 National Tacket Reunion; Lines of Ascent of NEW MEMBERS, #1110-#1130; SPECIAL: The John Fouts (1869-1948) and Mary Hall Fouts (c1871-1947) Family, Pike Co., KY; RECENT FAMILY EVENTS: Includes Photo display of our eldest active member, Ralph Miller Tackett, 1894-1998, son of Wm. Thomas Tackett & Mary Ellen Carver Tackett, of Johnson Co., MO; Retirement of Willis Reo Johns; Death notice/photos of former Mayor Gordon M. Tackett, 1937-1995, of Wellington, KS; QUERIES: re Iris Tackett LaFerney, c1817, of Phillips Co., AR and New Madrid Co., MO; and, Hampton Tackett, b c1801, of Cannon Co., TN, Pope Co., IL land Douglas Co., KS.

Vol. 34 No. 2 (1998-99)

COVER:  Photo collage in honor of Juble Tackett, 1922-1999, long time genealogist for the family, the last of the Founders of The Tackett Reunion and a founding officer of The Tackett Family Assn.;  SPECIAL: The Jeremiah Tackett Family of Morgan Co., IN;  NEW MEMBERS, #1131-#1155; THE TACKETT PHOTO ALBUM: Includes photos of Juble & Esta Tackett, The Joe P. & Lula Thompson Tackett family of Melvin, KY and eleven of their children; Some 1930 era Old Reg. Baptist Preachers of Pike/Floyd Co., KY, including James Martin "Bose" Burke, Martin V. "Mart" Burke, Dallas Burke, Hatler M. Mullins and Henry Hall, with James Oliver "Oliver" Tackett, Vermon Clinai "Cline" Tackett and James Ervin "Ervin" Tackett; TACKETT MISCELLANY:  More on the Mesias Hall headstons, "Is there an Irish Tackit in your closet?." Corrections from Vol. 33:3&4; a list of contributors to our Computer Fund; RECENT FAMILY EVENTS:  Includes numerous obits and an article on Pearl Hall Hall, b 1908 of Pike Co., KY, a dau. of Civil War veteran, Mahlon Hall, 1843-1933. Pearl Hall and her husband, John Hall, were both descendants of Richard Hall & Sarah Tackitt, a dau. of Elder Wm. Tackitt Sr., 1779-1851.

Vol. 34 No. 3 (1998-99)

COVER:  A c1905 photo of the family of Joseph Wiley (1872-1927) & Clellie Mae Stone Tackitt, (1878-1974) of Parker Co., TX, Beckham Co., OK & Denton Co., TX. Joseph has the line of Robert Emmett Elias Tackitt, Rev. Pleasant, Lewis Tackitt, b c1770, VA, who d1850 Pope Co., KY. SPECIAL:  The family of William Tackett, b c1810/1812, & his wife of Floyd/Pike Co., KY who moved to Fentress Co., TN with his parents, George W. & Ary Tackitt; includes part of Civil War records for Burdine Tackett [aka Thomas Bird] later of Wayne Co., KY, Stoddard Co., MO and Muskogee Co., OK; NEW MEMBERS, #1156-#1189; THE TACKETT PHOTO ALBUM:  The Lynum siblings, James Vernon, Eula Lynam Lee, Myron Evert & Elmo Jesse of Louisiana; "The Henry Hall Baptism," in 1893, Pike Co., KY, prior to Hall's hanging, by Elder Nathan Thomas "N.T." Hopkins, 1852-1927, Old Reg. Baptist Preacher and U.S. Congressman from Pike/Floyd Co., KY; RECENT FAMILY EVENTS:  Numerous obits, wedding andand other news articles, including 50th Wedding Anniv. of Sidney Charles "Sid" and Daisy Johnson Mullins of Pike Co., KY; Foster & Grace Wallen Tackett of Floyd Co., KY and for Howard and Erma Goldie Hudson Burke, of Pike Co., KY and River Rouge, MI, both being of Tackett descent. 

Vol. 35 No. 1 (2000)

COVER: A 1920 photo of the family of Thomas Franklin (1869-1927) and Lula Bell Scott Tackett (1894-1983), of Franklin Co., AL and Bassett, Mississippi Co., AR. Those children who were later married, that we are aware of, and who had children included Pairlee Tackett Smith (Mrs. Charles Elmer), (1913-1991) and Thomas Franklin Woodrow Tackett (1919-?). SPECIAL: The family of George W. Tackett (c1787.940aft1850), and his wife Sarah A. [surname unknown], (b c1799), from TN [Census], thence to Lawrence Co., OH and on to Washington Co., IN. Their recorded and assumed children include: Amaziah Tackett, c1817-c1867, Clarinda Tackett Rasure, (Mrs. David Rasure), 1823-1892, Julia Ann Tackett, (Mrs. Joseph E. Snow), c1826, Green L., c1828-1881, Lucinda C. Wagoner, (Mrs. Joseph G.), 1833-1912, & David K. Tackett, c1839-?). Mesias Hall, 1775-c1851/59, of Floyd Co., KY: His 1833 Rev. War Pension Declaration for his neighbor, Capt. Henry Connelly Sr. UPDATES: William Tackett of Floyd Co., KY and Fentress Co., TN, from issue 34:3 of The Tackett Journal. Elvis Presley Revisited: "Elvis Presley's Melungeon ancestry in question," commentary by Jim W. Tackitt. [See this as a pdf file elsewhere on our website.] The Frank Tackett Cemetery, brief article & photos. THE TACKETT PHOTO ALBUM: Mary Ann Kinney Tackitt (Mrs. Harvey), 1837-1897; A Tackitt Reunion in Texas, showing Betty Van Zandant and Joe Delbert Tackitt Jr., of Floresville, Wilson Co., TX, being descendants of Capt. Mann Darius Tackitt; John B. Tackett, 1874-1956, of Coffeyville, KS, being a son of Commodore C. and Caroline Loyd Tackitt, of Johnson Co., KY. [Commodore being a son of John Wesley & Irene Brock Willoughby Tackitt]; Wm. Edgar (1888-1975) and his wife, Martha Ellen Isaacs Tackett (1898-1984), of Delaney, AR and Stilwell, OK. Wm. Edgar being a descendant of Levi & Susannah Tackett Tackett of Johnson Co., KY. . . . . .THE HILYARD TACKITT COLLECTION: copy of a letter written 15 Dec 1863 to John Hilyard Tackitt, 1808-1878, of Bonham, Hunt Co., TX, by Alexander B. Davis of Springville, Wood Co., TX. . . . . RECENT FAMILY EVENTS: Numerous obits and other newspaper clippings.

Vol. 35 No. 2 (2000)

COVER:  A circa 1899 photo of family of Washington Cass Tackitt, 1848-1900, son of John Hilyard Tackitt & Louisa Richardson Tackitt, of Hunt Co., TX, including his 2nd wife, Emily Amanda Russell Tackitt, 1866-1928. Children shown are Lena Bell Tackitt, 1876-1893, Frances Oradell Tackitt, 1879-1962 [children by Washington's 1st wife, Martha A. Leopard Tackitt, c1858-c1881]. Also shown are children by Washington's 2nd wife: Effie Lee Tackitt, 1883-1958, Etna Samantha Tackitt, 1886-aft1958, and Louis Washington Tackitt, 1889-1899.     From the Editor's Desk;       The 40th National Tackett Reunion [40th Annual], in words and photos; THE ELDEST TACKETT in attendance goes to Sylvan Wright Tackitt, b 1909, from Blomington, IN, a descendant of Nimrod Tackitt Sr.; The couple MARRIED THE LONGEST goes to Alex and Elberta Tackett Howard. They were marr. 24 Dec 1937. . . . . "A Daily Diary" of events during and after the 1998 Tackett Reunion. This includes numerous photos from many of the cemeteries visited and individuals. . . . . . . RECENT FAMILY EVENTS: Numerous obits.

 

Vol. 35 No. 3 (2003)

COVER: A circa 1900 photo of the family of George Napoleon B. Tackett, 1856-1919, and his wife, Amanda Lutricia Lloyd Tackett, from Hardin Co., TN & Tishomingo Co., MS and thence to Thurber, Erath Co., TX. Children shown are Thomas Wm. Sidney Tackett, Luther Tackett, Homer Cleveland Tackett, Liza Ledna Willie "Viola" Tackett and Nora Rebecca Tackett;   From the Editor's Desk;    SPECIAL: The Family of George W. Tackett, b c1817, prob. Hardin Co., TN and his wife, Louisa [surname unknown], who settled in Tishomingo Co., MS; TACKETT MISCELLANY: A 1977 Osborne Family Reunion in Pike Co., KY;   RECENT FAMILY EVENTS: Numerous obits & news items.

 

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